Tag: Radio National

I took off my rose-coloured glasses for a moment to listen to Richard Flanagan on the decline of love and freedom. Powerful stuff, 35 minutes of intelligent alternative thinking with a focus on Australians. A generous speech he gave as the closing address at the recent Melbourne Writers’ Festival and available for download from ABC Radio National’s website: ABC Bookshow Stories – Richard Flanagan – The Decline of Love and Freedom

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A wise quote: Life is mostly froth and bubble, Two things stand like stone, Kindness in another’s trouble, Courage in your own. Source: Adam Lindsay Gordon

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