Thursday, 30 January 2014


of marmalade

 Shim and Ilya

4 Quartets, editing, Sean Scully

Tuesday, 28 January 2014

Monday, 27 January 2014

Ruin on the Rocks

at Kettletoft in the south-easterly gale

buying sugar for the marmalade

Sunday, 26 January 2014

Relentless Wind

and howling Rain

Thursday, 23 January 2014

Tuesday, 21 January 2014

Nellie's jacket

salvation army jacket from her youth
( found in cupboard )

Saturday, 18 January 2014

page 5 ( alphabet )

early fall exists; aftertaste, afterthought;
seclusion and angels exist;
widows and elk exist; every
detail exists; memory's light;
afterglow exists; oaks elms,
junipers, sameness, loneliness exist;
eider ducks exist;
eider ducks, spiders, and vinegar
exist, and the future, the future

Thursday, 16 January 2014

page 4 ( alphabet )

doves exist, dreamers, and dolls;
killers exist, and doves, and doves;
haze, dioxin, and days; days
exist, days and death; and poems
exist; days, death

Wednesday, 15 January 2014

page 3 ( alphabet )

cicadas exist; chicory, chromium,
citrus trees; cicadas exist;
cicadas, cedars, cypresses, the cerebellum

Tuesday, 14 January 2014

page 2 ( alphabet )

bracken exists; and blackberries, blackberries;
bromine exists; and hydrogen, hydrogen

Monday, 13 January 2014


apricot trees exist, apricot trees exist

Saturday, 11 January 2014


Papa Westray museum

Joseph Cornell

Thursday, 9 January 2014

The wreck of the Joanna Thorden in 1937

The wax may come from the Joanna Thorden ( a Finnish Ship ) 
which was wrecked on Swona during a severe storm
 travelling from New York to Sweden .
In the hold were many hundreds of lumps of wax.

Wednesday, 8 January 2014

leopard skin hot water bottle cover,

 hidden cable warning sign

and lump of wax 

from the sea

Monday, 6 January 2014

5 Sisters of Stove

Elizabeth, Helena, Ann, Jacobina, Marion

Saturday, 4 January 2014

Friday, 3 January 2014

New Moon

high tide

Thursday, 2 January 2014

Dry Salvages

It tosses up our losses

Wednesday, 1 January 2014

East Coker, Bill Traylor and the Steps

The houses are all gone under the sea,

The dancers are all gone under the hill.