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I am an ordinary sort of person with ordinary interests — I collect dust, misrememberings and shadows. I care for them in the Museum of Dust although I do keep a satellite collection of shadows and bones here >

  • Joined: September 2007

Journal

Dust Up! (MoD Bulletin Oct 2010)

This epistle was generated by Museum of Dust’s office manager… it is reproduced here to demonstrate WHY contemporary museology is in such doldrums. With supporters like this, who needs … well, government bureaucrats? At least it’s attempting to promote rb. / You can read the original at Museum of Dust / “Amerikans, it transpires, can and will sell anything. Especiall…
Posted about 4 years – 4 comments

Museum of Dust updates

As many of you would know, I am the Director of internationally renowned institution, Museum of Dust. It is a sad fact of life, however, that my duties as trailblazing visionary mean that I am seldom there and I am forced to leave its day-to-day running to my staff. / Despite the fact that they supposedly the best that money can buy, sometimes they simply forget who is boss and take things into…
Posted about 4 years – Leave a comment

Out of character... and out of the country!

If anyone has any suggestions for strange things to see, great cheap places to stay, or wants to meet up for a drink… I’m heading for Europe. I’ll be incredibly grateful for any tips or advice you’vee got. I’ll be in Oxford for a week after Dec 6, then Milan, Padua and Venice for the next week or two, then in Spain ;-) Yup, it’s AWFUL being me.
Posted about 6 years – 24 comments

Save the Murray River! Next year is too late...

This is from GetUp — but this is such an important issue that I’m posting it here on RB too. The Murray River is one of the world’s great rivers — in the 19thC it had more than 4000miles of navigatible waterways — now it is dying because of our greed and short-sightedness. If the Murray goes, so do thousands of species of uniques animals — many are already near…
Posted over 6 years – 1 comments