photograph of pink weatherboard on the side of a house with two pink and white adirondack-style chairs on the grass in front of the building. © leonie wise

saturday

the pink house, gisborne, august 2019. polaroid sx-70, expired impossible film. +++ i tread the line between wanting to express my thoughts and desperately wanting to remain silent – both in this virtual space and out in the world. by the end of each day, i am easily aggravated and in need of disconnection; with […]

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21 uses for the pages from the herald

stuffing into damp shoes so they hold their shape whilst they’re drying cleaning the windows wrapping hot fish & chips, seasoned with salt, lemon quarters tucked alongside making a paper plane creating blackout poetry playing pass-the-parcel lighting the fire papier-mâché a barrier between a wet seat and dry pants wrapping bacon to pack in a […]

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front burner

a catalogue of what’s front of mind… the power of food as a vehicle for change // i love me a recipe and particularly adore Asian flavours, so i am 100% applauding and supporting this initiative … “Recipes Against Racism is a downloadable charity cookbook that brings together 20 recipes from the best of London’s […]

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nothing much happened (38)

(observational notes of exquisitely ordinary moments) something that made me go “huh!” today i learned // if you stare for a long time at a block of yellow then shift your gaze to a white sheet of paper, you will see it, for a moment, as violet. this phenomenon—the coloured afterimage—occurs because there is energetic […]

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nothing much happened (37)

something i read, then read again Face the fact that you just bloody well don’t want to do that thing anymore and blow it the hell up. Cancel it. Resign. Quit. Tell the truth. Let it all come crashing down if it must. You’ll survive my love. something that i looked up + i started […]

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