Sunday, January 25, 2009
Anniversary Days (for aml)
As well as being Australia Day Monday is also Auckland Anniversary Day.
The following week the writer of the Art and My Life blog has a birthday. http://artandmylife.wordpress.com/ if you want to read about NZ art and life without feeling either patronised, annoyed or bored this is the place I'd recommend
The Spanish wine shop in Glebe Point Road has been selling Cuba '59 for a few months now. It's made by an Australian independent brewer as a tribute to the spirit of Cuba. The Cuban revolution and I were conceived and emerged in the same year. Despite obvious problems with the implementation of good intentions we're both doing OK.
It took me a few weeks to realise that it's not imported from Cuba.