Archive for the 'Science and art' Category

Learning Experience

Monday, November 26th, 2012

So yesterday I did the village craft fayre all profits were for charity and yet it was the worst one I have ever done. It was slow – all of them are being slow at the moment but something else was going on, people were still buying the odd bit from the other stalls. Now […]

Poetry Day UK 2012 Stars

Tuesday, November 6th, 2012

Stars glowing bright In plasma Painting the cosmos Elements birthed Stella death pangs Condensing down Forming the new Glowing bright


Friday, July 27th, 2012

Once I thought it was easy Once I thought it all defined Then came along another truth I had to stop and find My brain stretched My mind popped And in a chair I did flop At thoughts of a void Filled with billion of glowing plasma balls I investigated using mathematical tools Showing systems […]

Knitting, Poetry and Sculpture

Thursday, July 12th, 2012

The next few days are going to be amazing – starting with tonight. I shall be in Bristol at the Grain Barge performing geek poetry, throwing knitting and giving a little talk on well sciency stuff Here is the knitting This is part of a regular event called Science Show Off which mainly happens in […]

Celestial Montage Poetry Cards

Thursday, July 5th, 2012

I now have poetry cards for my Celestial Montage. I’m selling them for £2 each – I think they have come out great I will have them with me on Thursday (12th of July 2012) for Science Show Off at the Grain Barge in Bristol and again at Asthall Manor in Oxfordshire on Saturday.

Where I’m At

Thursday, June 21st, 2012

I am mainly working on Ballads of the Scientifica at the moment. I need to get it finished to send copies to people who have generously sponsored me. But more than that I have found a science open mic night called Science Show Off which seems like exactly the sort of thing I should be […]

Ballads of the Scientifica

Thursday, March 15th, 2012

This week is National Science and Engineering Week 2012 here in the UK – it is a week of events and out reach to show just how much we need science, and how much fun it can be along with just what is still out there to discover! I am of course the Scientific-Artist or […]

The End of Another WoPo

Thursday, February 23rd, 2012

I have about 40 poems based on science subjects and images plus a few political ones to throw into the mix. So that is more editing but I found that just out of poems that are already in existence I have enough to release a booklet of 10 Space specific poems and once this lot […]

Friend Jupiter

Thursday, February 9th, 2012

Jupiter Sitting there Protector Shielding us from rocky storms Or Sinister betrayer Sling-shoting armageddon Towards us A Projectile wraith For your rocky brethren Nestled near the sun What will the maths show Which way will the simulation swing Gaseous Giants – Benevolent gods Or Destroyers of Worlds Wrapped in jealousy That their own embryonic systems […]

New Year Poetry Me

Thursday, January 5th, 2012

Things I want to achieve this year: 1) Get The Little Book of Festive Poetry released in print, audio and e-book 2) Do the same for The Little Book of Olympic Poetry but before the Olympics actually start 3) Do poetry challenges: – Month of Poetry (Jan) MoP – World Poetry Writing Month (Feb) WoPo […]