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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Monday Music: Admiration

This week, the WordPress photo challenge is to depict someone or something we admire.

I admire musicians.

I admire their skill and focus.

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Wassada, led by Moussa Diakite, performing recently at the Django bar in Sydney.

I admire their ability to set aside difference and appreciate the best of each others’ musical cultures.

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Weekly photo challenge: half-light

This week, the WordPress Photo Challenge, set by Krista, asks us to match our photo to a poem, lyrics or story. Happy to oblige, with both a poem and a story …

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‘Do not go gentle into that good night,
Old age should burn and rave at close of day;
Rage, rage against the dying of the light. Continue reading