Monday, 28 July 2014

Draught


DRAUGHT

-noun
1. a current of air, especially one intruding into an enclosed space
2. the act of pulling a load, as by a vehicle or animal
3. the load or quantity drawn
4. a portion of liquid to be drunk, especially a dose of medicine
5. the act or an instance of drinking; a gulp or swallow
6. the act or process of drawing air, smoke, etc., into the lungs
7. the amount of air, smoke, etc., inhaled in one breath
8. beer, wine, etc., stored in bulk, especially in a cask, as opposed to being bottled

























Dancing in the summer draught
Challenging the photographer
Only a moment ago, all was still

Sunday, 27 July 2014

Milk



MILK

-noun
1. a whitish nutritious fluid produced and secreted by the mammary glands of mature female mammals and used for feeding their young until weaned
2. the milk of cows, goats, or other animals used by man as a food or in the production of butter, cheese, etc.
3. any similar fluid in plants, such as the juice of a coconut
4. any of various milk-like pharmaceutical preparations, such as milk of magnesia
-verb
5. to draw milk from the udder of (a cow, goat, or other animal)
6. (intr.) (of cows, goats, or other animals) to yield milk
7. (trans.) to draw off or tap in small quantities
8. (trans.) to extract as much money, help, etc., as possible from
9. (trans.) to extract venom, sap, etc., from

























Where we play
With milk about to go bad
Or seriously unstable
And rhubarb
Just because we can

Saturday, 26 July 2014

Sluggish


SLUGGISH

-adj.
1. lacking energy; inactive; slow-moving
2. functioning at below normal rate or level
3. exhibiting poor response to stimulation

























Pillow fan
Sluggish toy boy
Snoring in his sleep