Romancing the Streets

The street of my childhood, Mendoza St., holds many memories: here is a street in the heart of Manila where, in the late 70’s, you could take your bicycle out to, and ride well into the night without being mugged. On hot summer nights, when cars and jeeps have retired for the night (curfew was … More Romancing the Streets

A Tour of Museums : Musee d’Aquitaine (A Photo Essay)

Many years back, the news of the Venus of Laussel, the prehistoric nude picture of a woman set on red stone made media mileage. For whatever reason, that bit of news was filed in some drawer somewhere in my brain, although I have since forgotten the context in which the media reported it, except perhaps … More A Tour of Museums : Musee d’Aquitaine (A Photo Essay)