Transition Loughborough at Fruit Routes
too wide to hug
I lean against it
this ancient oak
Taken hostage by nature - artists Anne-Marie Culhane and Paul Conneally slow walk eleven into an orchard, blindfold them and let the birds set the score.
In 1994, when my friend Leo got drafted to the army, we launched a lazy graffiti campaign opposing compulsory conscription. This is one of the 2 walls we painted. Compulsory military service was written off this same year after the scandal that ensued following the murder of a conscript - Omar Carrasco - by his superiors, and the cover up by the army.