Rainbow (Minifigure Monday)

Minifigure Monday is a weekly celebration of LEGO® characters through poetry and photography. Each week, I take inspiration from a different Minifigure and write a little rhyme to go with it. This week, I found a use for Bear Costume Guy from Minifigures series 19. He was not my favorite character, but with COVID-19 raging,…

Staring Out Across The Bay (Minifigure Monday)

Minifigure Monday is a weekly celebration of Minifigures through art. This week’s post inspiration came from the MOC (my own creation) LEGO® project I have been working on. I have teased the build a little on Instagram over the last couple of weeks, and tomorrow I will reveal the whole thing here at True North…

Will the World Still Be the Same? (Minifigure Monday)

Minifigure Monday is a weekly celebration of LEGO® characters through art. This week’s post asks: will the world still be the same in months to come? It was inspired by current world events and the isolation imposed by the COVID-19 pandemic. Lately, I question how long this will last. Additionally, what will the long term…

Forgotten Hands (Minifigure Monday)

Minifigure Monday is a weekly celebration of LEGO® characters. Two weeks ago, I reviewed the amazing Pirates of Barracuda Bay set (click here to read about it). Since then, it continues to inspire my photography and story-telling. This week, the set prompted an exploration of relics built by forgotten hands. It features a nod to…

Dear sir (Remembrance Day)

Minifigure Monday is a weekly celebration of LEGO® Minifigures. This week, we take a moment to remember the cost of freedom and democracy through poetry and photography. “Dear sir…” was written for my grandfather, whom I never met. He fought in the Second World War, and survived, but sadly passed before I was born. I…

At the Henhouse Gate

Minifigure Monday is a weekly celebration of LEGO® Minifigures. This week, we delve into the world of poetry and photography to look at misplaced trust and the realization of another’s true nature. “At the Henhouse Gate” was inspired by the Fox Costume Girl Minifigure from series 19. Click here to read past Minifigure Monday posts….

The Nightmare Before Christmas

Minifigure Monday is a weekly celebration of LEGO® Minifigures. This week, we delve into the world of poetry, photography, and pop-culture. Once a month, I like to recreate a movie poster or album cover using LEGO® Minifigures. Since Halloween is coming up, and the Christmas season begins the next day, what better way to celebrate…

At My Desk

Minifigure Monday is a weekly celebration of LEGO® Minifigures. This week, we delve into the world of poetry and photography. At My Desk is an examination of today’s work-aholic culture. For more Minifigure Monday posts, click here. At My Desk A Minifigure inspired poem from True North Bricks I hear the clock tick away,At my…