Category Archives: Language and Place

Encountering the Other

>Language>Place Blog Carnival edition #15: Encountering the Other features the blog entry “The Ghost at the Old Lychgate, St Mary, Berkhamsted” as one of the exhibits. If you have not visited a blog carnival before, take the chance to visit this multinational … Continue reading

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Individuation / Assimilation

>Language>Place Blog Carnival edition #9: individuation/assimilation features the blog entry Pasifica Queen Mab as one of the exhibits. I have found great delight in exhibits in the various blog carnivals – if you have not visited one before, take the chance when … Continue reading

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unwritten language / unnamed places

>Language>Place Blog Carnival edition #7: unwritten language / unnamed places features the blog entry Place, Maps, Language as one of the exhibits. Please visit the carnival and browse the exhibits – they are worth every minute you spend there. practice … Continue reading

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Place, Maps, Language

A map is its own language. Unspoken, it still manages to describe place, location and even scenery, often with an astonishing simplicity, but sometimes with a subtlety that can be quite breathtaking. A bright red line that illustrates a tarmac … Continue reading

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Language and Place on the Edge Blog Carnival

The sixth Language and Place blog carnival is now online, with the theme Language and Place on the Edge. One of the links follows the Take Flight Writing in Whangarei exhibit, which includes a version of The Tree at the End of … Continue reading

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The Tree at the End of the World

The Tree at the Edge of the World is based on an image I took near Cape Reinga in New Zealand. This poem is also published on the Take Flight Writing in Whangarei “Language and Place on the Edge” feature.

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