Electric lightbulb moment

Greetings Eaters of Crow, I write to you as Dansa Andrewsa, head in hands, heart in mouth, during these catastrophic times for the world as we know it. For Mexicans (aka Victorians) the world has in deed and in the great and only true Australian game, come to an unprecedented end. In deference to the […]

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This is not Wende’s text….or is it?

Greetings travellers, Last Friday night, the Mitcham Village Art & Crafts Assoc. Inc., (t/a Gallery One Mitcham) AGM took place amid zero fan-fare. It was a light-hearted affair and with very little ado, we managed to dispense with the business of the evening in a record 25mins.  Election of the 2020-2021 committee was achieved as […]

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Do you follow your head or your heart

Greetings Worryors, Do you follow your head or your heart or flip a coin and leave it to chance? Of course it is the big questions I refer to here: do you, for instance, lather salted butter on your bread with peanut butter (organic, naturally ) or go it alone, completely naked under the sun, […]

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Elephant in the room remained silent

Greetings, salutations et al especially to SALAtarians, It’s beginning to feel like survivor guilt. Today the sun is shining, children frolic and laugh; they are chortling and playing outside next door. I had breakfast of blueberry pancakes with friends and later rummaged in fabric bins at a sale and all the while the elephant in […]

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Are the old games the best games?

…is it only because you understand completely the rules you play by? Greetings Players All, Did you take to card and board games with your family during COVID19 lockdown? Set a jig-saw or 2? Have you kept on playing afterwards? Are the old games the best games? If they are, is it only because you […]

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To forgive is human: to err is divine:

Greetings Rangers, in SA we are not yet Lone Rangers, isolated in our homes or indeed upon our gainly steeds, but it’s looking increasingly like we may face that eventuality once again, perhaps soon. Chilly winter winds are bringing all sorts of conditions with them this season and as I write, NSW teeters at crisis […]

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Abundance of Cadmium Red

Greetings revolutionaries, hmmm.  ALL ART IS SUBVERSIVE. I am in painting mode. This ancient relationship between art and subversion occupies my mind as I wield many brushes while listening to news reports about the Trumpet’s latest effort on the transistor – no deeply lyrical classical pieces for me when I paint! I like information. Red, […]

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The First Tuesday in November

Greetings Border Emigrants, South Australians are not going to Victoria anytime soon and Vics are not coming here yet, not even the footballers! Our Premier has spoken and at this point it seems sensible to agree! So many of us have family and friends in Victoria it is a wrench to be separated from them […]

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