Monthly Archives: December 2010

Pierced Through The Heart

I was supposed to get my nipples pierced today, but have to wait until Friday now. I have had them done before, years ago, but took them out (don’t ask) and now it just feels like time again — I’m … Continue reading

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‘I am disabled — and you’re jealous?’

In the latest edition of Scavenger, Ciare Xyerra discusses what it is like to live with a disability — and to have people with no bloody clue make really hurtful comments about how grateful they should be for getting assistance … Continue reading

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The A Phase

One more from OLIVIER VALSECCHI, just because it reminds me of circuses and squats and old European films…

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Then you’re dust…

Time runs backwards at the end You turn into a child again Then you’re dust Remind yourself, what you once were An animal without much fur Then you’re dust… — Robyn Hitchcock This ‘Dust’ series of portraits by OLIVIER VALSECCHI … Continue reading

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Brave New Pointe

As part of their 100th year anniversary, the Ballet Russes asked artists to interpret the theme of ‘Brave New World’ onto a pair of pointe shoes — such as these by Lenka Konopasec.

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The Little Vegie Patch

The Little Vegie Patch Co ‘is a Melbourne based business that specialises in the design, installation and maintenance of chemical-free vegetable gardens. As much as it is our business, it is our passion to see more people living a greener … Continue reading

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At a Festive, yet Loose, End?

Loose Ends Annual Xmas X-travanganza this Sunday night December 19. Get festive with resident DJ Matt Vaughan + special guest DJ Stephen Allkins breaking out the happy happy joy joy. Sit on Santa’s knee and WIN copies of the Loose … Continue reading

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