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andy townend
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photographer | writer | poet
photographer | writer | poet

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For WordPress weekly photo challenge – scale. I will be back with more for this challenge. I saw this gas station through the window of my bus, speeding through the night, and grabbed this hurried and blurred shot with my iPhone. It looked oddly out of…
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banal ball(s) inspired by @LauraCummingArt in today's Observer @guardian @Tate

Writing in today’s Observer newspaper, Laura Cumming’s review followed the headline (at least in the print version) ‘These swings don’t mean a thing’ describing the Superflex installation in the Turbine Hall of the Tate Modern as ‘by far the worst Turbine…
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learning #photography from the ongoing moment

Everyone was nowhere to be seen ― Geoff Dyer During all my frequent flying, I’ve finally got round to reading Geoff Dyer’s The Ongoing Moment, which I purchased in The Tate Modern Bookshop well over a year ago. I’ve been particularly fascinated by the…
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#darkersidethursday continues, with this twisted offering #writing #Wordpress

I gaze across at the trees. Brittle branches blurred by the breeze, leaves coalescing into a swirling, suppurating soup in front of my aching eyes. You couldn’t make it up. Could you? Or maybe you could. Me, I don’t know. Don’t really know much right now.…
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Originally posted on belgradestreets: “To be a wave understanding the influence of the moon; To be a tree and read the memory of the leaves; To be an insignificant pedestrian on the streets” – Dejan Stojanovic Images captured on a late Summer evening with…
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for @postaday and #wordpress a salutary #photography based warning about pedestrian crossings...

…places where, if you die, you may simply die with the knowledge that your killer was in the wrong ― Lucy Wadham, The Secret Life of France For WordPress weekly photo challenge – pedestrian *Shot with Fujifim X100F with fixed 23mm (35mm full frame…
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#darkersidethursday begins with this #writing #Wordpress

My finger is red raw, bleeding. Distracting, debilitating. The index finger, on my left hand. The nail is torn, blood oozing from the tip and running in a slow, painful rivulet. A stinging, insolent, rude and raw pain. I want to peel the torn nail off…
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windows for @postaday #Wordpress weekly #photography challenge

Strangely transparent, they seemed like windows to a world beyond, but however long I peered into their depths, there was nothing I could see ― Haruki Murakami For WordPress weekly photo challenge – Windows *Shot with Fujifilm X100F with 23mm (35mm fixed…
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@SteveJoordens @coursera thank you for #IntroductionToPsychology

This is the latest in what was intended to be a weekly series of essays, which instead, has become a place for me to write at random, and increasingly infrequent intervals, on whichever subject seems worthy of note at the time. I have not posted as much…
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An A to Z of what it means to be a #frequentflyer Welcome to my world #travel #photography

Ever wondered what it would be like to work as a consultant, travelling the world, meeting new people, experiencing new cultures, stretching yourself intellectually and emotionally, being wined and dined? Passing straight through the lounge doors at the…
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