As the sporting world drew its attention to the 2015 Rugby
World Cup in the United Kingdom, once again the weight of a
small island nation rested on the shoulders of one team, and
more specifically, one man - Richie McCaw - The Kurow Kid.
Three days. Just three days was all it took for his life's
dream to change into a nightmare beyond comprehension.
‘‘Come on guys, it's time to go,'' Dad called from the
Live low, live fast. Pay well, die last.
The sound of rumbling and tapping is all that plays in every
single soldier's mind.
When we moved houses, I came across an old, blue, leather
bound photo album of yours.
The inspiration for this story was the uncle of Dunstan
High School year 9 pupil FinlayRussel, who was trapped alone
in his home during the 1978 floods.
A secluded sanctuary, tucked away in an
obscure corner of middle earth
The yelling begins again.
This photographic artwork by Dunstan High School year 13
pupil Phoebe Smith is part of a body of work which looks at
our impact on the environment, and its fragile existence.
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