Tag: Literature

Mockingbird

On the release day of Harper Lee’s long awaited second novel, following To Kill a Mockingbird, it seems timely to blog about Glenelg’s own Mockingbird Cafe. Situated well away from the craziness of Jetty Road, I used to feel sorry for the shops and caf├ęs on Broadway. Not anymore. A visit to the Mockingbird cafe-cum-secondhand

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London summer

I’ve reflected on the last day of summer in South Australia. Here’s the London version. Friday afternoon, mid-September, it’s warm, the sun is shining and after a long lunch the weekend is upon us. The pubs are drawing in people like magnets, spilling out onto the streets. You have to pass through the beery throng

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