Blackbird Improvisations

The blackbird in our front garden has made an early start practising his dawn chorus; ‘How d’ya feel?’, a phrase that rises at the end leaving you waiting for the response, which is ‘It’s six-thirty.’ Not the most promising of material but this bird’s going for it anyway; ‘How d’ya feel?It’s six-thirty.How d’ya feel?It’s six-thirty.How d’ya feel?How d’ya feel?’ Although it […]


I’m fascinated by 3D programs. My favourite is Vue because of the way it handles natural landscapes but whenever there’s an update, I’ll have another experiment with SketchUp, which is more of a 3D design tool for buildings, furniture and so on. So this morning when I received an e-mail from E-on telling me that there’s now […]