Latish in life, I've come to realise I love birds. For most of my life I've regarded birds as secondary to other real animal life and I've thought that bird-watchers were, frankly, bird-brains.
Albery Durer's master piece - HANDS, known the world over as The Praying Hands.
Some brilliant and interesting fun facts from Marie Higgs
Imagine the excitement in Auckland 126 years ago as Woodyear's Electric Circus unloaded piles of crates onto the wharf downtown and got ready to stage its latest spectacular.
The Press newspaper recently told the previously untold story of one of the great unsung heroes from that day - Rob Mackle.
The AA Magazine arrived the other day. No, not that AA, although if it had been, it might have been somewhat less depressing that the one I got, which sported a cover line promoting a story headlined 'Dangers for Older Drivers'.
There's absolutely no knowing what new trend is about to pop up in the world. Take yarn bombing, for instance. If, like me, you've never heard of it before, it's a subversive new form of knitting.
Gritty musical opens May 20. Good seats still available at www.buytickets.co.nz
This is David's story, and this time, his lips aren't sealed.
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