Tag Archives: new

24th September 2013 – gaffer tape

A man leans over, tearing and sticking. Laid in strips across the yellow inflatable’s surface, it covers the puncture, just about. Until a new one can be bought, this will have to do.

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

29th April 2013 – bench

It looks so shiny and new. A deep chestnut-brown bench. Yet it sits on the bed of chipped-stone gravel we made for it as if it’s been there for ever. Our hope of a summer days outside resides in its … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

5th January 2012 – cushions

Three new blue-and-white-striped cushions on the sofa. Bought to match the brand new curtains they sit, proudly showing their stripes to the world. The whole room seems changed, a new light infusing the brown sofa and chairs, the cream walls. … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment