Category Archives: South Africans

Hidden Exposure Series # 1.

Etching 43 x 48 cm Edition: 24 © 2013 Lionel Smit. Something about that tone of blue makes me think 0f  and puts me in the mood for John Coltrane’s creative genius.  I love this piece. _______________________ © 2013-2017 Arvin … Continue reading

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Detach.

Oil on Linen 120 x 120 cm © 2014 Lionel Smit http://www.lionelsmit.co.za/191985/painting http://www.rookandraven.co.uk/ Thoroughly exquisite! _______________________ © 2013-2017 Arvin da Braga.  All Rights Reserved.

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Druids from points unknown.

On Saturday June 1, 1996 whilst then living in Vancouver, I would dream the following dreams.  At the time, the Moon then transited both Sagittarius and my seventh house, wherein is posited my natal Moon in Sagittarius trine the leonine … Continue reading

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Some guru that… but is it Blackglama?

Whilst the Moon transited both Cancer and my second house, I would that day indulge in two sleep cycles.  Too, it was Sunday, June 20 – the very cusp of the summer solstice, 1993.  Perhaps, it was because it was … Continue reading

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Madiba assumes the throne.

These next dreams span two dream cycles thus there is a ‘B’ section to the dreams.  I was recently habituated in Vancouver and becoming acclimatised to that soulful city’s every moss-saturated, rain-besotted sitka.  I did very little but curl up … Continue reading

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Nelson Mandela.

You are the most beauteous lotus who sprung from the swamp that is the racial predator. Sweet and blissful dreams are yours… I love you more. __________________________ Photo: © 1994 Nelson Mandela. © 2013-2017 Arvin da Braga.  All Rights Reserved.

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