Charles Cowling
Posted by Vale An old song in a modern version by Joe Brown. He sang it, memorably, at the close of the tribute concert for George Harrison in 2002. Though the days are long Twilight sings a song Of a happiness that used to be Soon my eyes will close
Charles Cowling
Posted by Vale Friday is always a busy day – but, as the rush recedes, it’s a good time to draw breath a little before the weekend. Here’s something to help you pause, reflect and, perhaps, marvel too. The Japanese art of Nokanshi is a beautiful method of preparing the
Charles Cowling
  See the full photo essay (16 photographs) here.  Over the course of one year (2003-2004) Elizabeth Heyert photographed the deceased members of a Baptist community in Harlem. Heyert took her photos at the funeral parlour of Isaiah Owens, one of the few places where the old tradition of festively
Charles Cowling
Posted by Vale A young girl went missing. A body was found. A young man went to the police and said that she might be his sister. They said that was not possible; her age is wrong. That was how it happened back in 1994. Today, police are looking for
Charles Cowling
  A great favourite, this, here at the GFG Batesville Tower. Older readers will experience deja vu; newer ones are in for a treat. Click the bottom right of the screen to bring it up full size.