"Victory Garden" In A Bomb Crater, WWII London

Orion In The Dunhuang Star Atlas


Never, ever go near power. Don't become friends with anyone who has real power. It's dangerous.

- Stanley Kubrick, more quotes at Fortunecardia


Paths Of Glory - 1957

Ridiculous. And cowardly. If he'd made this movie about his own country's military, and not an country with fighting on its own soil, he'd have had his career destroyed. If Kubrick hadn't made it, no one would take this seriously.

Minack Theatre, Porthcurno, Cornwall

The Floor Scrapers - Gustave Caillebotte

National Identity In The UK


The sun shines.
The coltsfoot flowers along the railway banks
Shine flat like coin which Zeus in thanks
Showers on our lines.