Tag Archives: Bordeaux

Quirky is good

Quirky is good. Quirky stimulates interest, provides a few chuckles or laughs, images that grab attention, ridiculous things that linger in the memory. After longing for spring to make an appearance, and a few rather warm days in late April, … Continue reading

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Magnifying candlepower

Glass has always had a fascination for me. When I was young there was a craze for collecting glass animals, cheap enough to be bought with pocket money, and usually sporting elongated necks, corkscrew tails, floppy ears and black beady … Continue reading

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