Ragtag Daily Post May 24 : Journalist


Journalist A personal view This image in no way represents anything written here. Journalism brings to mind integrity, balanced view, an intent to find the truth, or at least the facts, and report as accurately as possible. The media however is another thing altogether. Where everything has a spin depending on who is asking the …

RTDP : Relief


Macro photography can be an inspiration in many ways. The detail unseen by the eye can be revealed and magnified into abstracted shapes and surfaces creating a many layered relief of imagery. An earlier layered oil painting incorporating wire forms and marble dust, carborundum and pigments dusted onto the surface, the wire form partly detached …

RTDP: the trouble with Rex !


Saturday's RTDP prompt is trouble and the first thing that comes to mind is Rex , my Rag-doll/Burmese cross, feline friend. Just this week I received my first gift of the year, a dead mouse laid out on the kitchen floor. Rex has only recently regained his freedom of the house after a succession of …

In my garden today and promise of what is to come….


Ragtag daily post standby- here come the hostas, alliums and much more! Ragtag daily post standby- here come the hostas, alliums and much more! can't wait as the signs of the annual bulbs appear again. My garden is mostly shrubs for low maintenance but I do have bulbs scattered around the beds to add colour …

rtdp : slick


https://vimeo.com/402263161 rtdp Far from slick I have been amusing myself today with my drawing, Usually too lazy to draw, I prefer to capture interesting finds with my camera. But revisiting some lovely holiday photos today I had the idea to re use some scrap packing paper and draw with my chunky charcoal. Why not time …

Rag tag community prompt: delicate


Delicate A friend forwarded this poem today I hope she doesn't mind me sharing it with you, it's by John O'Donohue and quite beautiful: This is the time to be slow‚Ķ Try, as best you can, not to let The wire brush of doubt Scrape from your heart All sense of yourself And your hesitant …