Monthly Archives: December 2010


Much excitement afoot here in BrizVegas, where the local rag has put Oprah on the front page. Apparently she is going to single-handedly rescue Australia’s flailing tourist industry. Just recently one of those branding specialists was in Australia, talking about … Continue reading

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On being middle-aged

Here is the unmatched Charmian Clift (inspiration for The Broken Book) on finding the dark wood: ‘I often think that middle-aged people have two lives, the one they’ve lived, and a parallel life, as it were, that walks around with … Continue reading

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