A sad sad day for this island rock

I’m sitting here, in utter and total disbelief, hoping against hope that I will be able to archive this post before publishing it.

It pains me beyond belief to learn that the majority of my countryfolk, those who bothered to vote that is, have chosen to defend an outdated right practice that goes against the principles of conservation and sustainability in a world which is moving steadily to the brink.  Continue reading


 ©Trustees of the British Museum
It is the play of light and shadow that renders things most haunting. ©Trustees of the British Museum. Odilon Redon, La Cellule d’Or, a drawing in oil and metallic paint.

This is what the artist had to say about his work:

My drawings inspire, and are not to be defined. They place us, as does music, in the ambiguous realm of the undetermined.