December 21, 2015

on the December table, 2015

I am documenting the year with monthly photographs of my kitchen table. Capturing the jumble that accumulates here, at the heart of the kitchen, is also a way to record some of the domestic stories of our family life. On the December table, the colours are muted. In lieu of flowers, a garland of Clematis […]

December 9, 2014

on the December table

I have documented the year with monthly photographs of my kitchen table. Capturing the jumble that accumulates here, at the heart of the kitchen, is also a way to record some of the domestic stories of our family life. December has arrived. Steadily and ineluctably, the turning of the year approaches. The days are almost […]

December 23, 2016

on the December 2016 table

I am documenting the year with monthly photographs of my kitchen table. Capturing the jumble that accumulates here, at the heart of the kitchen, is also a way to record some of the domestic stories of our family life.

December 2, 2015

the year in books :: December 2015

I’m still finishing off my November choice, Anne Tyler’s family saga, A Spool of Blue Thread and truthfully, I don’t want it to end. It’s an involving, bittersweet, heartfelt story, and the Whitshank family are so well realised that I feel I have been a guest at their table. When I can bring myself to read […]