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I have just added a link to a radio programme which I have been listening to since it started (Worth listening to category). A History of the World in 100 objects on BBC Radio 4. Great programme and great website as well.
In view of the painting I talked about earlier today, Vanitas Still-life by Pieter Claesz, I thought this might be an appropriate piece to post. I heard it read on Poetry Please (BBC radio 4) last Sunday. It was hearing … Continue reading
A few years ago while walking along a beach in Wexford, I found two perfect starfish which had been laid out and pinned down by pebbles, one on each of its five arms. I imagine that this was done by … Continue reading
Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master Leonardo da Vinci