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Watercolour, undated, by Peter Connolly / © akg-images / Peter Connolly

A modern-day Atlantis

Have you ever imagined a romantic relationship between Medusa and Hercules? What if it was a pre-curse Medusa, before her hair was …

Grandfather carrying baby, 1970
© akg-images / Imagno


As someone who came to The Great British Bake Off late, I was very pleased to discover that the Good Food channel is showing …


A Personal Farewell

When I decided to study Fine Art in England, people asked me “Do you want to become an artist? Surely you can’t …

7-D1-0000CD49 A young mother in East Berlin, 1972© akg-images /

Growing up in East Berlin

Long-distance relationships are a tricky thing to master. Not having to argue over banal things such as “toothpaste cap on or off?” …

H.Heine, Deutschland, Cap.22 / 1884 - -

Brief Encounters

My most recent trip to New York City was memorable in many ways. Apart from a fabulous and inspiring PACA conference – …