Glory Days magazine issue 9

Glory Days issue 9 is here! (Buy now) Glory Days, the excellent New Zealand vintage lifestyle magazine, has had a gentle makeover and looks better than ever (look at that cover! Gorgeous!). Issue 9 is in stores now and in Vanity Fair tradition it’s the “Hollywood issue”. That means Hollywood-related vintage goodness. The contents cover […]

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Statement by the Convenor of Judges for the New Zealand Post Book Awards 2014

Statement by the Convenor of Judges for the New Zealand Post Book Awards 2014 Esteemed academic Peter Munz once said to me, “The wonderful thing about the humanities is the lack of one answer to any issue, there is always debate, there must always be discussion and there may not ever be consensus.”   I’m […]

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Glory Days magazine issue 8

Glory Days vintage lifestyle magazine, issue 8, RRP $16.90. Buy or subscribe online Yep, Glory Days magazine issue 8 is here and this month the focus is on Americana and country style. Including a Q & A with Dolly Parton. Dolly Parton! There’s an eclectic mix of articles this month, covering country music, interior design/deco, […]

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A dark land with a population of millions

In light of the really sad news about Robin Williams today I must draw attention to this post from author Matt Haig: REASONS TO STAY ALIVE You are on another planet. No-one understands what you are going through. But actually, they do. You don’t think they do because the only reference point is yourself. You have never […]

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