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apple pie

a very short video clip to share apple pie still turning over in my mind the sorts of things I can do with videos of hands that are making hands have their own intelligence, in making, and this is something that is worth drawing attention to

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spindle trees

I planted trees just after I moved here 14 years ago. I planted the trees in the area all around our back garden gate, on the land that belongs to our local authority – it used to be coal board land. I had grown them all from seeds and cuttings with a friend where I […]

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a very short video exploration today

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waterboatmen

A tiny video clip today. Pond skaters. Very fun. Totally mesmerising. Downstream of a footbridge in a place where I walk. I don’t know why they congregate there, but they are the main reason why I congregate there… There is something completely wonderful about pond skaters – these creatures actually skate on the surface tension […]

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mindful photography

Today an online session with my arts group led by the photographer Ray Hobbs. Ray showed photos from his own home, photos of family pictures, objects, places. And encouraged us to walk around our home mindfully, and with a camera, looking at things around us. At the end we shared our photographs and stories. It […]

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truth & art

This is a post to help me to think about truth & art; about information and misinformation. Because I have been thinking about them this week, I am going to show you in the direction of a group of creatives who were nominated for the Turner Prize (for Contemporary Artists) in Britain in 2018 – […]

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good enough

This is about publishing. Putting the work out there. Good enough. Not good enough. Invisible. And now I realise that ‘not good enough’ is good enough.(It is good enough because it is good enough for now, for today. It is good enough provided that there is generosity of intention, and provided that there is integrity). […]

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ripples

Imagining today the things that we do – rippling outwards in intersecting circles. A video that I made yesterday, walking out in the rain:

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evening rain

A listening link for the sound of rain in my garden yesterday evening, just after nightfall. Listening to the sound of the rain is so lovely, and so soothing.

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and looking down…

And on the mountain – at Garn Goch near Ammanford. Looking down.