I have always found myself drawn to the big cities. To the noise, to the culture, to the food, to the people — to the true essence of what makes a big city so big. 380 more words
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A sixth person has died in Melbourne’s tragic car attack on Bourke Street. Seven more people remain in hospital as of today’s date.
The suspect, Dimitrious Gargasoulas, allegedly drove his car down the pavement of the popular Melbourne shopping street hitting dozens of people. 98 more words
Australia: An emotional Melbourne saw the emormous memorial of flowers, letters, notes, toys and candles, dismantled in an almost ritual process today.
Part of the City’s grieving process, the flowers are to shredded and placed on a victim’s of crime garden. 341 more words
I understand the feeling of shock and trauma about the people who died in Bourke Street but please, think carefully before erecting a permanent memorial. Don’t do the first thing that you think of doing because you are grieving but reflect on the outcome before you decide anything. 339 more words