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Auction for The Lost Words, Gloucestershire

Tidying up my studio, I found this. It is completely unique, so hard to put a value on. To help, it has this. The jigsaw is wooden, small pieces, with some special shapes, whimsies. And, because I am tidying up … Continue reading

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The Yellow-Lighted Bookshop

Inspired by the Scottish initiative to raise money to put The Lost Words in every school in Scotland Hereward Corbett has decided to see if the same can be done for Gloucestershire. When The Lost Words was born on 6th … Continue reading

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The Lost Words in Scotland.

Thank you to everyone who has been part of this adventure. Blog this! Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Share on technorati Tumblr it Tweet about it Subscribe to the comments … Continue reading

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The Lost Words in every school in Scotland

This is now 98% funded on the stretched target. When the Lost Words was first published Jane Beaton had the idea to put a copy into every school in Scotland. She felt that the book could re-engage children with nature, … Continue reading

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The Otter; and a very big thank you.

To all who have contributed towards the crowd funding initiative in Scotland, to buy a copy of The Lost Words for every primary school in Scotland, whether that contribution was £1 or £3000 you have my heartfelt thanks. The target … Continue reading

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Otters, stones, books.

Home, from London, tired. It is a long way. With the sun shining I decided to walk on the beach and paint inky otters. The crowd funding is almost done. Five Days left. And I want to play with ink. … Continue reading

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Tuesday

This was my day. Reading, Fugitive Pieces, before walking with dogs on the wide, tide out beach, taking a stone, visiting another.   A post shared by Jackie Morris (@jackiemorrisartist) on Jan 30, 2018 at 9:36am PST Further along the … Continue reading

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Lost Words, Hidden Words, Otters, Banks and Books

Let me tell you something, about otters and money, books and banks. Wonderful news today as Jane Beaton’s crowd funding initiative gets an extra couple of weeks to raise it’s target. And because in the process of this learning curve … Continue reading

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500 words

The 500 word short story competition is once more open for entries. In the past these stories have been one of the sources used by the lexicographers of the Oxford Junior Dictionary. The words used in these stories are one … Continue reading

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The movement of stones.

Let me tell you something, something about a stone. I picked up a red stone in Druidstone, at the beach. I gilded it in the Roundhouse. By firelight, by candlelight, I added leaf to stone. I walked, later, at Whitesands. … Continue reading

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