colours. orange pink green. i like to have these colours around me in some form every day, in the decoration of our home, among the balcony plants, and even in my wardrobe.

malaysia today

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d.n.a. speaks louder than words.

the genius and beauty of play. the magic of social networking and media.

* saturday, April 21, 2012 Caine’s Arcade: Cardboard magnate now a collected artist .  follow these links, la-fi-tn-caines-arcade-exploratorium-20120420,0,636942.story * april14th la-fi-tn-caines-arcade-after-the-cameras-leave-20120413,0,7958040.story * april 21st The secret of the cardboard arcade *  watch the film *… Continue reading

today above our home in taman tunku, kuala lumpur a circumhorizonatl arc.

cir·cum·horizontal arc  noun Definition of CIRCUMHORIZONTAL ARC : a colored halo of 90° extent or less that is red on the upper side, parallel to the horizon and 46° or a little more below the… Continue reading

“I thought the most beautiful thing in the world must be shadow.” ― Sylvia Plath, The Bell Jar

last of the day’s sun, saturday april 21st.

for the smooth skinned terrrorist wannabe that can not grow the required beard to fit the cia’s notion of how a terrorist should look.

seen for sale on ebay today.

airbnb profile update for our spare room for holiday let in kuala lumpur.

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monologuing again.

  “See? Now you respect me, because I’m a threat. That’s the way it works. Turns out there are lots of people, whole countries, that want respect, and will pay through the nose… Continue reading

What is fascinating about marriage is why anyone wants to get married. Alain de Botton.

i could not agree more. if marriage, the institution, was a school, would you send your children to it? it  having such an appalling failure rate. as a gay man i did not… Continue reading

beautifully created, full of symbolic arrogance, first adopted 406 years ago today ‘the union jack’

feature image by  sir peter blake slideshow mostly of works by ‘gilbert and george‘ * * gilbert and george wikipedia * * the union flag, facts Related articles ‘London Pictures’, GILBERT & GEORGE… Continue reading


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©ourtesy of Le’ Visage Tonight’s post is about two women full of wisdom living in Samburu, Africa. During my journey to Africa, my all time goal was to photograph…

i hear the toe-bones of purists crack as they curl, but ms pfeiffer made me feel the presence of ms bancroft so much in ‘new year’s eve’ some roles reversed and schmaltzy rather than sexy, but i could not escape the feeling.

* * both ms pfeiffer and ms bancroft are/were members of the actors’ studio. the actors’ studio new york * mr hoffman and mr efron born 50yrs apart in california. Related articles Zac… Continue reading

Birth or Death? There was a Birth, certainly, We had evidence and no doubt. I have seen birth and death, But had thought they were different; this Birth was Hard and bitter agony for us, like Death, our death. We returned to our places, these Kingdoms, But no longer at ease here, in the old dispensation, With an alien people clutching their gods. I should be glad of another death.

april 8th 2012, the ‘resurrection’ approx 1980 yrs ago and the birth of buddha approx 2595 years ago today. title, last verse from ‘journey of the magi’ by t.s.elliot. Related articles Journey of… Continue reading

We are looking to brands for poetry and for spirituality, because we’re not getting those things from our communities or from each other. Naomi Klein

follow the link to ‘labels’ of vinatge clothing brands 50+ Garment Labels – LA Times Magazine.

Deprivation is for me what daffodils were for Wordsworth. Philip Larkin . wordsworth born today in 1770.

paintings of /from westminster bridge by; monet, turner and whistler. Composed Upon Westminster Bridge, September 3, 1802 Earth has not anything to show more fair: Dull would he be of soul who could… Continue reading

The great proof of madness is the disproportion of one’s designs to one’s means. Napoleon Bonaparte

one hundred and ninety eight years since the abdication of napoleon bonaparte, emperor of france. * thirty eight years since ABBA won the eurovision song contest with ‘waterloo’ * * * Related articles… Continue reading

easter, something for everyone.

what nerves of steel one needs to live in a bigoted islamic state. even a ‘moderate, progressive one’

Thursday, April 05, 2012, 15:12 PM  possibly the worst newspaper in the world. as there is no form of counseling that can change the entirely natural desires of ones sexuality, one can only… Continue reading