Would you know one of Australia's most valuable stamps if you found one? Learn to look for those squiggles underneath...
Dragons are afoot as StampShow 2018 seeks to engage a new generation
A shock discovery sends Punk down memory lane to a world of matinee icons and Japanese railroads. Somehow it ends up with Bowie and a tortoise. It will make sense when you read it.
Once upon a time, the Lunar (or “Chinese”) New Year was just a thing that Asians did. Whitey went to Chinatown to watch the firecrackers and eat yum cha, but that was about it. But a funny thing happened on the way to the 21st Century. Asia got richer, and China boomed. As the Chinese... Continue Reading →
As I wrote this rant on Australia Post's annual stamp issue that isn't really a Valentine's Day stamp issue but just happens to always feature lots of love and roses, I came across a few examples of similar issues from overseas. So I thought I'd add them here for hopeless romantics or equally hopeless philatelists.... Continue Reading →