Love Floats

Love Floats

Finding messages in bottles open windows into the lives of people I never could have met any other way.

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Sherd or Shard?

Sherd or Shard?

In general, sherd only refers to pieces or fragments of pottery whereas shard may refer to broken bits of glass, metal, rock, and ceramics.

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The Codd Neck Bottle

The Codd Neck Bottle

The Codd marble bottle was born from the need to keep carbonated drinks from going "flat."  Earlier and original Codd bottles, and the marbles foun...

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Mudlarking We Will Go

Mudlarking We Will Go

When my Dad who lives in Chicago came to visit me in London, I took him "mudlarking" (beachcombing) along the River Thames. 

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