Michael Nobbs

“Do you work… …in town?” “Yes. ” I wasn’t going to say that. “What do you do?” “I’m an artist.” I wasn’t going to say that.” Michael Nobbs Michael Nobbs Dot Com Images:© 2004 Michael... Read More

08/03/2004

Metaphor for Blogging

“As I began to describe Meeting for Worship — where one sits in silence for some period of time, in a large room with any number of other congregants, and where one stands to speak, on virtually any topic, when... Read More

08/03/2004

Words Without Borders

“I couldn’t find the turnoff on the way down. The bushes make ugly squeaks as they try to sink their claws into the paint, as though they all want to come along for the ride. I manage four hairpin curves,... Read More

08/03/2004

The Art of the Arabic Book

“A wonderful BNF exhibition exploring every conceivable aspect of bookmaking in the medieval Arab/Muslim world, from alphabet to physical material to stylistic conventions. Beautiful and informative, but available only in French.” L’art du Livre Arabe [Thanks... Read More

08/03/2004