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29th Australian Lithuanian Days, Melbourne 2016

Returned to Perth to find two delightful cards waiting for me: a touch of Raoul Dufy, a touch of Saul Steinberg, a touch of early Warhol perhaps… … these charming ink and watercolour cartoons by the multitalented Dr Edward Reilly (the second one a … Continue reading

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insta-story, ep. 4

And then exactly what I had expected – the impossibly beautiful glow of stone lit by golden lamps, and ancient buildings outlined against the ultramarine blue night sky of Trastevere, the suburb where the mini-bus from Roma Termini deposited our group … Continue reading

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insta-story: ep. 3

And what I remember is the shock of seeing kilometres of flat-faced apartment buildings, when all I had been expecting was sandstone and stucco and romantic ruins.

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insta-story: ep. 2

… but what I actually remember is the feeling of being in a vehicle, a mini-bus or a taxi, and pressing my face against the glass and feeling the difference in the air. What I remember is that the grass … Continue reading

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Insta-story: Ep. 1

I say I will never forget catching the train from Fiumicino, and my first glimpse of the outskirts of Rome, but that is not true. That memory is from the last time I was in Rome a few years ago, … Continue reading

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