Archive for July, 2010

Home, revisited
Saturday, July 24th, 2010

The sun here is stronger than I am used to. It burns the skin without tanning, the unwelcome consequence of a life lived, until now, under the glow of earthlight. I am more comfortable in the moonglow – the familiar soft amber of home spread wide over the land. In the dusk and gloaming I […]

Ext, Night
Saturday, July 10th, 2010

This place, this city, is faceless and inscrutable at street level. Years walking its pavement lend an air of familiarity, but it is a mere conjurer’s fancy – a trick of the light. No-one who remains at street level ever truly knows the city. To see it from above gives context that cannot be had […]