Above: R.E.S.P.E.C.T Aretha Franklin (she received the Freedom medal Feb 9th 2005) who is ‘retiring’ but to take her career to a new level on Broadway. And we all want to do that, we all want to feel that our lives are progressing. Like Charles Blake. I met Charles when he was painting a shop front […]Read More Aretha Franklin ‘retiring’ but will never retire: Charles Blake’s the same: 40 years a painter and decorator, great work still to do….
You know how when you see someone doing a really good job, they’re engrossed and connected. Happy, if you like. Well I was on my way to work and I spotted that moment and I walked past it. And then I went back to say: “You’re really doing a great job. I had to say, […]Read More Charles Blake: In the Spring time of the year: great painting and decorating