It seems I have found a soul mate and partner in crime regarding Penguin collecting in the small country shed bookshop in  Kempton, Tasmania.  (Previous post about this shop here.) Phil who has had the shop for years has told me he is really enjoying helping me find Penguin books and he is digging them out […]

Η πτώση

{«Ξέρετε τι είναι η γοητεία; Ένας τρόπος να ακούς να σου απαντούν ναι, χωρίς να ‘χεις κάνει καμιά συγκεκριμένη ερώτηση»}….   … {«Μόνο που, να, η επιβεβαίωση δεν είναι ποτέ οριστική, πρέπει να την κάνεις πάλι απ’ την αρχή με κάθε πλάσμα. Κάνοντάς την πάλι απ’ την αρχή, σου γίνεται συνήθεια. Σύντομα σου ‘ρχονται τα […]

Tea time.

Legend has it that tea was discovered roughly 5,000 years ago by Chinese Emperor Shen Nung when a single leaf blew into the emperor’s pot of boiling water. He found that not only did the leaf improve the taste of the water, but it seemed to have a stimulative effect on the body. The rest, […]

A Paris.

5 days. 5 (+3) friends Paris (English /ˈpærɪs/, i/ˈpɛrɪs/; French: [paʁi] (is  the capital and largest city of France. It is situated on the river Seine, in northern France, at the heart of the Île-de-France region. The city of Paris, within its administrative limits (the 20 arrondissements), has a population of about 2,230,000. Its metropolitan area is one of the largest population centres in Europe, with more than 12 million inhabitants. An […]