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selfie sticks.

i can almost promise you that this is the closest thing to a selfie stick photo that you’ll ever see from me – witnessing those things in action makes me feel uncomfortable in so many ways. 191 more words


St. James, 1929

My mother remembers the St. James theatre in the 80s. Cheap lino on the floor, broken boards, scungy walls and maintenance long forgotten. The Facebook page about it, and the news clippings trotted out once in a while, remembered an earlier time: visits from the queen, operas and fine plays, marble staircases and velvet seats. 434 more words


A Single Street Shot

Auckland is a true sample of international city. A single shot, and different faces from different countries gathered together. (Victoria-Queen street junction, Auckland, New Zealand @2015) 14 more words


Singing The Blues

With a spring in our step, we left Eden Park. Having just watched The (Auckland) Blues hammer the Western Force 41 – 24, we wandered off into the night amongst a crowd whose mood was just short of jubilant, just shy of satisfied. 544 more words


Avachi's Fried Chicken and Chips

I was successfully able to pinpoint Avachi’s chicken and chips meals to be the cause of my weight gain just over a month ago, just look at that wonderful greasiness above. 301 more words


Apartment Living in Auckland

I moved to New Zealand from Seattle – for most of my life I’ve lived in the country and that’s usually where I feel most comfortable.  591 more words

The Occidental - Quartet

Date: Sunday 24th May
Venue: 6-8 Vulcan Lane, Auckland
Time: 2 p.m. – 5 p.m.