How will you measure up?
Bread rather than jam.
‘There is plenty of material here: canvas, wood, waterproof paint.’ – ‘My picture!’ exclaimed Niggle.
Tor is a term for a craggy outcrop or lookout.
Are you all packed and ready?
One could do worse than be a swinger of birches.
‘He climbed the ladder, and began to paint. He had just begun to get into it again, when there came a knock on the door.’
If you are looking for something to read in a meditative way during the next 40 days, try Tolkien’s ‘Leaf by Niggle’.
The Stoics knew: Being bothered is unhealthy.
Some poets live to regret having written wildly successful poems…