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final day

The final day arrived and I spent it walking around a large part walking around in -3 degrees with various cameras trying to get as much footage and images for the rest of my project. The snow and whiteness of the last few days gave way to blues and the sun inched above the line of mountains. A few more …

Skammdegi

So in lieu of writing posts for 26-29, this one will cover it all. I am running out of days here and feel the departure coming. The Skammdegi mid-winter festival opened last night. Although no one has had a chance to do the walk yet, due to the opening hours of various places, hopefully tomorrow and Sunday this will happen. …

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Why do the ducks not fly south?

Why do the ducks not fly south? download audio file Images from the audio walking essay                   The following text accompanies this work: On listening I hear I am I receive what is. . . Listening No argument My body is sound Listening guides my body Sound is the fiber of my being …

Icelandic buffet

Only days to go and I am busy finishing the walk and the faux suns and making programs with text and credits. I had another artist test the walk today and the response was positive. I’ve only had to tweak a bit of the timing and do the sound mix. Another two happenings took place: There was an event at …

The ice is melting

Six degrees has never felt so warm! But after minus last week, and with no wind today, it feels like spring is coming. The snow is melting, revealing vast swathes of rough grass and roads of solid ice. The days are melting also. Yesterday, I didn’t even find a significant ‘thing’ to write a post about except that the church …