Friday, November 29, 2013
Monday, November 18, 2013
Sunday, November 17, 2013
Simon takes me through the history of post World War Britain to the present. He is reflecting the sentiments of many who did not benefit in a 'divided' society. Simon has been my most constant corespondent. He remembers so much. 'I Simon Warren possess a memory, yes a fleeting memory of a world expiring of the world of The Depression which drove workers fromt he Industrial North to the small town in which I grew up…'
I appreciate Simon's account especially as I can see him making his way through history, ' I pedal my bicycle the lives of these people without my ever stopping to consider come back to me the fact of their having existed has left behind a residue…'
I think I will scan Simon's book at a later date. All of Simon's mail art (along with all the other memories are made of this mail art will be on display at Hadleigh Library, in Suffolk the last weekend in November.