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transitions, milestones, relationships

This afternoon we had the second to last parenting group meeting. We’ll miss our group, but are glad that they will continue after their official meetings are over. 545 more words

Shades Of Pale


‘It all begins with an unclear but somehow obsessive visual idea.’
Intention and Realisation, Oleg Prokofiev

Artist Oleg Prokofiev was born in Paris in 1928, moving to the Soviet Union at the age of seven with his parents and brother. 458 more words


When is a play a ballet?

Recently, I went with my daughter and her family to the Queensland Ballet Company’s performance of Romeo and Juliet. Last year, we went ‘en famille’ to… 857 more words

Franco Zeffirelli

Film Music! (Part III)

Finally!  Here’s Part III of the Film Music series!  In the last two posts, I discussed John Williams (Part I), James Newton Howard, Hans Zimmer and Jan A.P. 1,190 more words

peter and the wolf record | secondhand

You know, I fall more in love with the cover of this Peter and the Wolf record every time I look at it.

It’s not only that the colours are pretty, but the illustrations match the characters to the instruments representing them, as it’s a record intended to introduce children to musical instruments – so cute!   80 more words


Ji Yong Kim

as far as technical ability is concerned,
can it get any better, Ji Yong Kim knocks
it right out of the ball park

watch him render also transcendent, at… 13 more words

In Search Of Beauty

An Omission in the News from Donetsk

Reports of the pro-Russian separatist fighting in southeastern Ukraine have included news of a website that is now managed by an “action group of journalists who are engaged in creating a Union of Journalists of the Donetsk People’s Republic.” 21 more words