GRAHAM FIELD
Overland motorcycle travel author, strong desires and infinite dreams

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The full size of the rock is now evident. 

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Using scaffold poles that could do with being twice the length, the rock leaves its bed.

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Although I didn't know it at the time, getting the rock to this point had broken my back.

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A temporary resting place.

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My KLR model gave me an idea.

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Yep it fits.

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The last push and the rock is standing.

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My back gets bolted together.

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Five years later I have an idea.

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A rock tattoo, engraving is a more common term I think, sculpture even.

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So begins the dusty inscription.

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Intense concentration as mistakes are not easily corrected.

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Now the colouring in starts.

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I've done it.

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Give it a wash and it turns out to be quite striking.

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I've even made a little flower bed.

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Written in stone for seasons to come.

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So now I have my rock book title tattoo.

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I predict pilgrimages.