Below the Burcht at Leiden:
… and on a Gent lamp post:
Faced with global warming, Dutch civic Canutes are off somewhere else contemplating amongst other engineering wonders the construction of (a) a great new channel to sea to prevent flooding from upstream on the major rivers, and (b) a megalopolis to the East to house the inhabitants of Amsterdam and the rest of the Randstad. Meanwhile, the Belgians, as ever, are preparing for civil war. Their chairs are prettier, though.
I’d like to thank all (OK, both) of you who clicked on the beer graphic and ended up donating last month.
- Pine processionary caterpillars leaving nest several months early
I suspect their algorithm is rather crude, and the seasons are rather vague along the Barcelona coast, but these are meant
- Creative entomology
Neither man nor beast, was this what Kafka had in mind? This cartoon by the great James Ensor of the once
- Pickpocket, Saturday market / Carterista, mercado del sábado, Vilafranca del Penedès
español Vilafranca is a quiet country town, but the weekly market attracts an interesting range of pickpockets. Hopefully numbers will increase as
- So is this gypsy witch getting the shop girl to stick the egg in her chichi or what?
Conoci una gitana muy simpatica en mi tienda, a pesar de que nunca las he tragado, congeniamos. Le hice un descuento