Go and see Brazen Hussies the Doco

Brazen Hussies the documentary is showing now at the Dendy Newtown below is a review from the Guardian. The fight goes on… Three years ago I went searching for historic


Stacks of Wax, small, local and unique – support!

I wrote the words below in 2015, nothing has changed Stacks of Wax is a stalwart of Australia Street, Newtown. I don’t know too many suburbs that can boast a


Peonie Season – Sydney Flower Market – Finally!

First Peonies of the season and other flowers from the Sydney Flower Market

This is a repost BUT it is that time of year again AND the Sydney Flower market is open to the public again…this is so worth getting up early for


Be a Tourist at Home – Breakfast in Chinatown

Be a tourist at home and have breakfast in Chinatown, well lets back up a bit … Chinatown is now about every asian cuisine you can imagine and its spread


Shirley Hazzard’s new book _ Collected Stories

This is a book for the Christmas stocking. I took this portrait of Shirley Hazzard in her apartment in New York – in the late 80’s – for the National