Creative Fisheries Posts

May 27, 2010 / / STORIES

Patrick could not believe his own eyes: the swimming girl was stark naked. Her intrusion…

May 26, 2010 / / BLOG
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May 11, 2010 / / BLOG

… that a fish is symbolic for sexual happiness, fecundity, faithfulness, a gathering of Christians…

May 9, 2010 / / STORIES

(She who Dances) Butterflies gather by the babbling brook. Budding flowers wait with patience, awakened…

May 5, 2010 / / BLOG

She’s talking about thislist from here.

May 4, 2010 / / BLOG

So maybe you’ve landed on this website from some Search Engine or another. You wanted…

May 3, 2010 / / BLOG

The process to recycle glass is more efficient than the plastic recycling process.

April 30, 2010 / / BLOG
April 29, 2010 / / STORIES

(She of the City)

I count the words: too many. I trim the passage.
I count the words: too few. I elaborate on a point.
The end result is a perfect description of a facet in a perfect number of words: one hundred.

It is a good number, not so many that the task becomes tedious, not so few that the description becomes abstract.
The number, one hundred brings to mind not only perfection, but a sense of equality. Each aspect is awarded a description and no description is longer than the next. Because although some actions may be unethical, we are all equal.

April 28, 2010 / / BLOG
April 28, 2010 / / BLOG

So it’s been more than a week and I only got round to unpacking my bag this morning. It’s good to be home again, but as Franz Ferdinand so eloquently puts it: “It’s always better on holiday.”

Our trip took us to many places and we met a lot of people. The impression of Italy and the Italians I am left with is this:
Never have I met friendlier, more helpful people. They are warm and joyful and never mind if we don’t speak Italian and they don’t speak English: we’ll have long conversations over cups of coffee (which is so strong, you don’t really drink it as much as chew it.)

Italy is a beautiful country and we took over 1300 pictures. I won’t make you look through all of them (I haven’t even, yet, so why should you?) This is a short summary of the places we have been:

1. Venice

Venice

Despite a hitch with the accommodation,

April 21, 2010 / / BLOG
April 21, 2010 / / BLOG