Tag Archives: city

This Is This

The city streets were busy today, so much so that I couldn’t last more than an hour in the centre before having to head home and sit in silence. As well as overwhelmed, I felt lonely in the crowd. And … Continue reading

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Haight Speech

California. So good they named it California, San Francisco. So good that nobody calls it Frisco. I’m here. My battered old body is rather unreliable and wobbly but I got here. Well, you know, this is where the plane was … Continue reading

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Silence And The City

The silence of the city at night is never absolute but it drapes over buildings and sidewalks like an idyllic resolution to the day. In the darkness shadows take new shapes, morphing into playmates for the still rebellious mind of … Continue reading

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Deep And Crisp And Steven

White, powdery stuff that makes people go all hyperactive and insane. No, not cocaine, snow. If you’ve been dreaming of a white 11th February here it is, merry 11th February, everybody’s having…ridiculous fantasies about how snow in a city is … Continue reading

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