Monthly Archives: February 2012
Wood does many things. One thing it does, is move. It swells and twists and bends over time. Most woodworkers consider wood movement a bad thing. Something else I’ve learnt about wood is that it talks. Wood can tell stories and … Continue reading
Uxorious — excessively fond of or submissive to one’s wife. Nidify — to make or build a nest. Louche — dubious, shady or disreputable. Plangent — resonant and mournful in sound. Abjure — Swear off something, renounce.
Harvested 16/10/2011 It was always considered mine. It had even been given a name — the ugly one. By the time it had grown barely rounder than a fingernail it was resolutely off course, flourishing in folds and tangled on … Continue reading