Monthly Archives: July 2012

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Flowers in the Wind

We’d been in the Netherlands for a few days, hitchhiking and sightseeing. One of our local rides suggested we visit the Arnhem Oosterbeek War Cemetery, so we let him drop us off at the red-brick and marble entrance. Once we entered the grounds, I was

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The Women At the Bottom of the Sea

This wasn’t my first choice. I prefer a bit of straightforward carpentry myself. But it turned out I’ve got a bit of an artistic flair – and I can do faces better than anyone. So that was it, my fate was sealed. It’s usually women,

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Wild Boys

“Where is all you angels , Now the figureheads have fell.” -Wild Boys, Duran Duran. I wander the land, lost and alone, there are still times that I can’t believe this is real. Each morning I open my eyes expecting to find out that it

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Enough

They come alive at night. I mean, not in any real way. That’s ridiculous. They’re clearly inanimate objects. The statues that you see in plazas and museums. The dolls, plastic with flat painted eyes, or those old-fashioned ones whose eyes roll back and forward depending

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The Batdans

Yesterday I got an email from my local cinema informing me that they were holding a Batman-themed quiz. This looked like a reminder email. It made reference to an earlier email which had presumably ended up in my spam folder. I was glad this one