Vintage Walter T. Foster books

In November last year, I wrote about my first-ever visit to the local auction house. It was a serendipitous visit, as I explained back then, which resulted in me owning the much-coveted, but long-out-of-print “Richard Schmid Paints Landscapes” book. I also...

Serendipity

Serendipity means “happy accident”. In short, it’s when something good happens as an apparent result of something not going to plan. You might also call it luck but serendipity is far more poetic. I’m no great believer in mysterious universal...

I’ve been reading

I’ve always loved educational books. I’ve never been a reader of novels but give me a text book on an interesting subject and I’m happy. In the last few weeks I’ve had my head stuck in three books in particular. The first is titled GruppĂ© on...