Rare birds of the Inner West

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Flamingo of Newtown.

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Cranky bird of Enmore (now extinct).

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Owl or eagle? And are those eyes really cameras?

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Camouflage bird of Erskineville. Cos on this particular wall, you are an endangered species.

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Saw the no stopping sign just a leetle too late.

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July’s People

July's PeopleJuly’s People by Nadine Gordimer
My rating: 3 of 5 stars

In July’s People, Nadine Gordimer imagines a violent, chaotic end to South Africa’s apartheid system: all-out war between black and white, with other nations getting involved (like Russia, Cuba, the US), mainly to support their own self-interest. Continue reading