the snow angel

  [vc_row][vc_column width="1/2"]"The train came out of the long tunnel and into snow country" ~ Yukiguni (Yasunari Kawabata)   It was the opening line of the epic novel by Kawabata. And that's exactly the chilling narration that I heard playing inside my head as our cable car...

the faces of sydney

  [vc_row][vc_column width="1/2"]The Boeing Dreamliner was cruising from west to east, essentially against time, towards the antipodean sunrise head on. In a matter of what I thought was few minutes of sleep, I was woken up with a breast of a woman in her mid-fifties dangling inches away from...