Aye Or Nay? And What About England?

So, Scotland voted today on whether they want independence from us or not.  Does anyone from England care about the result?  I don’t think so.  It’s not like we’re going to go to war with Scotland if they decide to go it alone! If they want to be independent, good luck to them.  I wish…

Bank Holiday

Probably best if we skip over my setting off the smoke alarm while cooking dinner – at least it works!   😀 This morning, Martin and Su on Heart radio were talking about the Bank Holiday that we had yesterday. Su said people shouldn’t be allowed to mow their lawns after 4.00 pm as it…

How To Care For Introverts

Originally posted on 61 Musings:
Jessica, reminded me of this poster, so I thought I should put it up for all of you who have never seen it.  Pass it on to your friends and loved ones.   It’s a good one to print out and put up at work, if you have the courage to make…

In Need Of Inspiration

I’ve been feeling very uninspired over the past few days.  I’m at the stage where I’m wondering if anyone (apart from my loyal friend Marie – hello Marie!) is actually bothering to read anything I write or if all of my followers (except Marie) have followed me just to get me to follow them and…

Black Humor Created by Victorian Photographers – Without Photoshop :)

Originally posted on LittleRetronome:
This type of headless photography was created by combining images from multiple negatives. The special effect is known as ‘trick photography`, and was developed in 1856 by the Swedish-born photographer Oscar Rejlander. Here you can find some reading about this theme: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oscar_Gustave_Rejlander http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Photo_manipulation http://trickphotography.annics.com/victorian-trick-photography.html http://hyperallergic.com/101979/victorian-photo-tricks-from-hidden-mothers-to-eyes-on-the-dead/