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Feast of the senses – city medicine for the soul

By | August 26th, 2017|art, daily life|

The nice thing about living in the city is that if my heart feels so broken on a Saturday morning, I can go out into the world and get so distracted. The city that I live in is such a feast of the senses. A walk in my neighbourhood to buy tea turned into an [...]

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lies, feminism and street art

By | June 17th, 2017|art, daily life, interesting people, literature|

I did it anyway, hehe. I just felt like walking more than anything and it was so nice to venture out of the usual boundaries of my neighbourhood. There were fun things to see and do! Then my feet got sore from walking. Haha, I am the queen of whinging today, hehe. I figure it [...]

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dreaming of the perfect shot

By | June 15th, 2017|architecture, art, photography|

The problem with planning Instagram is that I am looking for a particular shot. And nothing in my existing library will do. I am wondering if it will ruin the fun of Instagram, if I am going to get obsessed with planning the next shot. It will not be as instantaneous and fun as it [...]

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Mujeresy Vida, music, plants and beer for the soul

By | June 2nd, 2017|art, bars and restaurants, music, photography|

I went to an opening of an art exhibition last night. It was photography inspired by Frida Kahlo and floristry combined in the most delectable of experiences. A room filled with plants and flowers! I have always dreamed of something like that. My Friday afternoon is inspired by music like this: The time for beer, [...]

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interpretations of quirky local street art

By | May 17th, 2017|art|

There are definitely some very talented street artists. It is so fun to happen across a new piece in the neighbourhood. I really like the gold splotches, which seem to me to resonate with the inherent beauty of the woman. Although it might be construed as a violent image, I prefer to think of it [...]

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street art in Fitzroy on an after dinner walk

By | March 29th, 2017|art, weather|

I would love to go back and capture this artwork without the car in front of it. It is just beautiful! One of the lovely things to find on an after dinner walk in the neighbourhood. I am not looking forward to the ending of Daylight Savings. There is so much to find, and the [...]

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