Monday, August 09, 2021

Talking To Spirits

Spirit of Art by James Woodford. Huddersfield Library and Art Gallery. 1937
 

Walked through Huddersfield today and fell into conversation with the Spirit of Art, one of the two grand sculptures outside Huddersfield Library and Art Gallery. She was happy to talk to me having had nobody but the Spirit of Literature - from the other side of the door - to talk to for most of lockdown. “The trouble with Literature', she said to me, "is that she keeps telling the same story over and over again

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