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Flaming Torches

On the garden stage – the bromeliads have been putting on a bright and cheery show. They obviously love the conditions on the Berea, Durban. Like can-can dancers at the Moulin Rouge they appear all demure at first, and then go on to flirt by swishing their petticoats, before naughtily flashing their bloomers. 95 more words

Graham Leslie McCallum

How to tell toadstools from mushrooms?

How to tell toadstools from mushrooms? Does anyone know? When we buy mushrooms from our local Sainsburys we just have to trust they are mushrooms and not toadstools don’t we. 64 more words

Here is My Heart... On My Sleeve, Where You Can't Miss It: "Moulin Rouge" (1952)

By Scott Ross

Moulin Rouge is one of the most exquisitely beautiful movies of its time — 65 years after its release its lush images and extraordinary color palette pop off the screen. 1,082 more words


The End of an Earache

Well, residencies have a lifespan and I’m afraid we’re losing our lovely dog Weekly Wednesday. He’s heading for that great jazz gig in the sky, where all the musicians are glum because God’s girlfriend is a singer – … 202 more words

E) Rants & Ramblings

Day 2 - Prints of Paris 1900 exhibit, Van Gogh Museum

My photograph of the poster was on the side of the Stedelijk Museum. This museum is situated right next to the Van Gogh Museum on the Museumplein. 357 more words