Dreaming and thinking

06 Mar 2019
Dreaming and thinking

I know someone who was good at ideas and dreams. A larger-than-life person with huge energy and vision to match. Many things simply wouldn’t have started without him. However, he wasn’t a great thinker and therefore some of his initiatives got into difficulty because they hadn’t been sufficiently thought through. Conversely, I tend to overthink. […]

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Call to dreamers

05 Mar 2019
Call to dreamers

All men dream: but not equally. Those who dream by night in the dusty recesses of their minds wake in the day to find that it was vanity: but the dreamers of the day are dangerous men, for they may act their dreams with open eyes, to make it possible. T. E. Lawrence, in Seven […]

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Where do dreams come from?

04 Mar 2019
Where do dreams come from

Do you dream? Sleeping dreams and waking dreams are both visual. Our ‘seeing’ is real and infused with emotion and memory. But I’ve been wondering about their origins and what they do to, and for us. Sleeping dreams seem to be the way our inner being processes what we’ve been exposed to. A kind of […]

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Looking in the mirror

02 Mar 2019
Looking in the mirror - reflection

We shy away from looking in the mirror because we’re afraid of what we might see. But what if we don’t have to settle for a caricature?

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Through the eyes of another

01 Mar 2019
through the eyes

What would we see if we looked through the eyes of another? Maybe we would recognise some answers to our own questions. Reframing what we think we know… and don’t know. Perhaps their gaze would fall on things we wouldn’t normally notice. And disturb our sense of order, or of how the world works. Certainly, […]

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What kind of lens?

28 Feb 2019
What kind of lens

Our friend, the artist Ruth Dent has been spending a few days with us here in the valley. The weather has been glorious and the light amazing for February in Wales. Last night we used the big screen to view photographs she had taken during the day. They were stunning. Places in the woods, brooks […]

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