Black Beret (pen & ink)

October 15, 2009


I can only assume this man was the creative type (the beret and he was constantly writing, although that may have just been a crossword or suduko). He was a great subject. Moved around quite a bit, even sprung from his seat to stand and stare out the window at one point. I captured lots of different poses but this is my favourite.

Couple of Commuters (pen & ink)

October 11, 2009

couple commuters

Not much to say about this one. Couple of people reading the newspaper. They may know each other. Maybe not.

SMH Crossword

September 12, 2009


Four across, seven letters; act of taking water from well, perhaps also with pen and paper.

Lost Sight of My Pupils

August 30, 2009


Reminds me of the old joke about the cross-eyed teacher: couldn’t control his pupils. Sorry

Long-arm Woes

August 7, 2009

Handfull of news

I would love to to read the paper -just once – without squinting. It’s sooooo far away. These long arms of mine are very handy at times (clever me, did I just make a pun?). It’s all very well cracking jokes but my eyesight’s suffering. And my back’s out from dragging these giant mitts around.