Monthly Archives: November 2016

November 29, 2016

7.10 am: Seen through the condensation upon the window pane, the early morning appeared like a corrupted and under-exposed, glass-plate positive: 8.30 am: Into the brittle air and raking yellow light to conduct pre-day admin before the first MA tutorial kicked … Continue reading

November 28, 2016

8.30 am: The weekly, weekly-teaching commitments confirmation exercise was undertaken, emails posted and given response, and my iMac desktop cleared of unarchived folders. One has to ‘prepare … the way’ for new projects. Sweep the granary floor clean!, as it … Continue reading

November 26, 2016

9.00 am: To town. Into the sun: A brief jaunt to retrieve a parcel, check a balance, and purchase angled-metal plates for a ‘mod’ to one of my equipment stands today. (My enthusiasm and capacity for DIY doesn’t extend much … Continue reading

November 25, 2016

8.45 am: Off to Information Services to retrieve an ailing laptop. What a great computer service this university has! They’ve never let me down. Homeward, via the National Library of Wales … the town laid bare below. ‘The tree of life … Continue reading

November 22, 2016

8.30 pm: Off to School. Every morning I must refocus, reaffirm compacts (divine and otherwise), take a firm and knowing grip on principal, distrust feelings, and determine to discover the good that there’s to do, duties to discharge, and fruit … Continue reading

November 17, 2016

9.00 am: Art/Sound ventured into the realms of the paranormal, as we explored the contribution of photography and audiography in the detection and recording of anomalous phenomena. 10.00 am: On the studio floor, I began second year painting tutorials. Around … Continue reading