Saturday, August 18, 2012

Repetitions of the past

that thrill me ...

A favourable westerly wind propelled two dual hulled waka on their way from Auckland to Rapanui (Easter Island) today on a 10,000 nautical mile voyage retracing historical Polynesian migratory routes.
Stuff Co NZ (Photo: Chris Weissenborn)

& that chill me ...

Citizens and media are questioning South Africa's post-apartheid soul after the police killing of more than 30 striking miners.

After more than 12 hours of official silence, authorities confirmed that 34 people were killed, with at least 78 people injured when police opened fire.
ABC News Au

Friday, August 17, 2012

I have many weaving machines to sell, each at a low price now.

Saturday, August 11, 2012

Friday, August 10, 2012

Wednesday, August 01, 2012

Issue twenty-six of Otoliths is now on line.

Issue twenty-six of Otoliths, the southern winter issue, has just gone live.

La Sagrada Familia
Mark Young

It's a great & wide-ranging issue as always, but I've run out of superlatives. So, instead, a minimalist introduction.

Contributions from: John Bloomberg-Rissman & Anne Gorrick, David Appelbaum, paul summers, SJ Fowler, Vaughan Rapatahana, Rico Moore, Kyle Hemmings, Philip Byron Oakes, Clark Lunberry, Arpine Konyalian Grenier, Kent MacCarter, Beni Ransom, Eileen R. Tabios, John M. Bennett, Jim Leftwich & John M. Bennett, John M. Bennett & Matthew Stolte, Douglas Barbour & Sheila E. Murphy, Richard Kostelanetz, Lakey Comess, James Mc Laughlin, John Thomas Allen, Donna Kuhn, Raymond Farr, Joshua Mostafa, Jo Langton, Elizabeth Welsh, Tony Beyer, Jordon Lofton, Mark Rutter, Eleanor Leonne Bennett, Howie Good, David Jalajel, bárbara mesquita, Jeff Harrison, Jill Jones, Bill Yarrow, Jeremy Freedman, Reed Altemus, Jim Meirose, Matt Margo, Andy Martrich, Tyson Bley, Deborah Poe & Gene Tanta, Andrew Topel, Roger Williams, Jason Joyce, Tom Beckett, Tim Keane, Charles Freeland & Rosaire Appel, Bill Drennan, John Pursch, Caleb Puckett, Matthew Stolte, Marty Hiatt, J.D. Nelson, Stephen Nelson, Marc Jones, Jack Galmitz, Márton Koppány, Francesco Levato, Cherie Hunter Day, Scott Metz, Sarah Edwards, bruno neiva, Keith Higginbotham, Dorothee Lang & Julia Davies, Felino A. Soriano, Emma Morgan, lindsay cahill, Bobbi Lurie, Marco Giovenale, Leah Muddle, Bob Heman, & sean burn.