Silent Crow

Posted in arty farty, Birds Of A Feather, observation, Poem, Poetry with tags , , , on December 19, 2014 by lkthayer


Sometimes we crow about being up there in the clouds

Sometimes it’s just crowing with a bleeding heart

Sometimes the earth is scorching every cell under foot

Sometimes just sometimes there is always that silent crow


Snap and poem by Mitch Hicks

Undress your mind in a bandstand

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , , , , , , , on December 13, 2014 by lkthayer



The Wellcome Collection, Euston Road, London


Collage  ~ Antony Gormley sculpture inside the Wellcome Collection


Post Office Tower collage, Antony Gormley Sculpture, Fitzrovia


Street art from Parlee, Stockwell


Bandstand in Myatt’s Park, Camberwell

Snaps taken by Mitch Hicks on 13th December 2014

Trafalgar Square Lights Up!

Posted in London, observation, Poem with tags , , , on December 6, 2014 by lkthayer




The tree now standing tall

Lights reflecting our passing lives

Darkness abounds

Scuttling folks hiding shadows

Overflowing fountain of youth now washed away

If only one could turn the lights back on is my remark

I really don’t like swimming in the dark


Snap & poem by Mitch Hicks


Not quite the last supper

Posted in Artwork, arty farty, Birds Of A Feather, innocent bystander, London, observation, Off The Wall with tags , , , , , on December 5, 2014 by lkthayer





Giles Walker quite a remarkable artist….. ” The Last Supper” ~ This is truly a masterpiece and is now showing alongside his new artwork ~ “The Balloon Seller & Other Tragedies’’~ There can be no better venue than under the dark archers that carry the ghostly rumbling trains into and out of Waterloo Station. Both sound and visual with robotic animation seeping thru the mortar into your bones and swells the eyes with candle smoke engulfing  every sense you have!!!! This is art to eat as supper before bedtime! The exhibition has been put on by the charming folks from the Black Rat Project.

Hurry down as the exhibition only runs for a few days at Gallery 223, Lower Marsh Street, London, SE1 7AE.  Here are the days to view :  Friday December 5th & Saturday December  6th, 12pm – 6pm ~ Sunday 7th December, 12pm – 4pm ~ Thursday 11th December, 12pm – 6pm ~ Saturday 13th December, 12 – 6pm ~

Snaps taken by Mitch Hicks on private view night 4th December 2014



Posted in arty farty, Collage, Graffiti, Kitch, London, observation, Off The Wall, Poem, Snaps with tags , , on November 20, 2014 by lkthayer



like an old unused camera

forgotten face on peeling paint

fused entwined snap 

life is like a roll of film waiting to be developed 

Poem and snap by Mitch Hicks

Stik in action (Acton)

Posted in Artwork, arty farty, Buildings, Graffiti, London, observation, Off The Wall with tags , , , on November 17, 2014 by lkthayer



Soooooo pleased to have met Stik in Acton! His largest artwork to date “Big Mother” seen being painted on the side of Charles Hocking House in South Acton, is a whopping 38.2 meters high!

Snapped by Mitch Hicks 17th November 2014

As the sun slips away

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , on October 25, 2014 by lkthayer


“~~~My life is in early autumn….. Not sure I want to see winter out~~~

Snap & quote by Mitch Hicks


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