Daily Archives: June 16, 2007

She drank a great Campari and drove a Red Ferrari…(Song lyrics that failed)

The poster in the window of a comic-book store is enough to end my self-imposed exhibition purdah. A black and white photograph from the 1950s of a woman sitting on the bonnet of a Ferrari. The image is promoting “Ferrari … Continue reading

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Business Travels

The Turin rail station, the Porta Nuova, is a sea of rubbish; the computer is down at the tourist kiosk, “because of all the construction – here’s the photo-copy”, and outside building works are beached on every corner, including the … Continue reading

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