Wednesday, February 8, 2012


It is all very well
to sneer at February,
but there is much fun
much enlightenment

. . . . . . .

The OED word of the day for the erasure poem | commentary is the very Dickensian 'Podsnappery.' You can intuit its meaning without actually knowing that it refers to the insular complacency of John Podsnap. Is there such a thing as attitudinal onomatopoeia?

Another sketch from Fishermen's Terminal, featuring a boat named 'Summer Place,' which was almost what yesterday felt like! Not often calm enough to get such divine reflections.

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