11 Feb 19
The Lonely Crowd

We’re delighted to announce our second London event at The Music Room, 49 Great Ormond Street. Featuring readings from Bernard O’Donoghue, Angela T. Carr, John Freeman, Gary Budden, Lucie McKnight Hardy & Grahame Williams. Hosted by John Lavin & Michou Burckett St. Laurent. There are a limited number of tickets for this event, which may be purchased below via PayPal. Date: […]

04 Feb 19

Image: Joan Miró, Landscape (The Hare) – 1927 Chris Di Placito is a writer living in Fife, Scotland. His work has appeared, or is forthcoming in magazines such as Litro, BULL, Ink In Thirds, STORGY and Structo. The Stork Business is slow in Big Boabby’s Burgers and ah sit alone in the furthest away booth. […]

19 Jan 19
Textile Journey

Quite a while before I even decided to do this course, I had read a rave review by Adrian Searle in the Guardian about the Anni Albers exhibition at the Tate Modern and had decided that I would visit when I got the chance. Well the chance arose and off I went to London. I […]

11 Jan 19

An Honourable Death A woman out jogging in a park at dawn saw a smoke drift rising from a patch of blackened earth. Lying on the ground in the middle of it was what looked to be a mannequin with its legs half bent and arms raised in a peculiar, pugilistic pose. There was a shopping […]

04 Jan 19

Spring was late last year in coming to New York. The first week of May had been a washout – brooding grey skies that gave way to sudden, violent downpours, and weather warnings sent by text alerting us to nearby floods. It rained so hard that the subway steps at Bleecker had become a waterfall; […]

26 Dec 18

2018 was nothing short of extraordinary in the milestones that were met! My not so baby girl celebrated her 1st birthday back in September. I published and released not one, but three books to officially accomplish my childhood dream of becoming a writer. My hubby rebranded his landscaping company, EXTZ Landscaping Inc. whose website and […]

23 Dec 18
No Story Untold

1916 was a banner year for letters to Santa. Here’s the last batch from the December 14, 1916 edition of the Skidmore News, page 10: Letters to Santa Claus By Our Little Friends. Skidmore, Mo., Dec. 11 1916. Dear Santa Claus, How are you? I would like to have some toys and now I will […]

15 Dec 18
The Common Thread

Walking through the beautiful Tate Modern there is a wide variety of exhibitions to visit. A modern art museum shows all the familiar fine art mediums; sculpture, photography, moving image and of course painting. What I had not expected to ever see was an exhibition dedicated to textiles. But this was not just any textile exhibition. This is weaving as modern art.

06 Dec 18
Alpine Meadows Spinners & Weavers

Agenda Even with the grey skies, we accomplished much at our last Guild meeting. First off we have a slate of officers that are eager for the 2019 year. Here are the Board Officers: President-Mary Vice President/Program Coordinator-Kathleen Treasurer/Membership-Sherry Secretary-Patty Past President-Sue ANWG Contact-Tanya The guild has purchased a rigid heddle loom (approximately 15 1/2″ […]

03 Dec 18

According to one of Structo, A revolution in dental chairside 3D printing. The world’s first desktop 3D printer with autonomous post-processing. Enabling same day dental appliances with just the push of a button. This is biocompatible dental 3D printing material. The Structo Velox will open up a whole new range of dental applications that can […]

28 Nov 18

The “Global 3D Printing In Dentistry Analysis to 2025” is a specialized and in-depth study of the 3D Printing In Dentistry industry with a focus on the global market trend. The report aims to provide an overview of global 3D Printing In Dentistry with detailed market segmentation by component, wearable, type, application and geography. The […]

26 Nov 18
New Short Stories

The Willesden Herald New Short Stories Story of the Month December 2018: Mackerel Point by Richard Lakin Brenda stood at the top of the stairs. ‘He’s missed us then,’ Colin said. ‘He’ll be back.’ Her role, as always, was to deal with reality, to face up to truth. One of them had too. ‘There’s nothing for us […]

22 Nov 18

According to one of Structo’s founders Huub van Esbroeck, “We are revolutionizing digital dentistry by breaking through the speed limits of 3D printers today. The Structo DentaForm will open up a whole new range of dental applications that can now work with our lightning-fast Mask Stereolithography (MSLA) technology”.

22 Nov 18
Making Histolines

My grandparents grilling on their 1970 Structo grill. An identical grill popped up locally on Facebook Marketplace. I had to buy it. Now, if I could only get them to visit for a cookout…. || via #OldSchoolCool