Month: May 2017

LIBERAL EMR GORDIAN KNOT

Peter Adamis Abalinx 9 May 2017 Where does one begin to unravel the Political Gordian knot one may ask? The Gordian Knot is a legend associated with Alexander the Great and used as a metaphor for solving and almost impossible problem and in this case the preselection of candidates for the preselection battle of the Eastern Metropolitan Region. A copy of the…

THE PEN MACHETE OR THE MUSKET

Peter Adamis Abalinx 29 April 2017 It is now some 46 years that I have carried the same machete around with me and during that time I learnt that with wisdom to put aside the anger of the machete and replace it with the pen. Most of my demon anger built up over many years…

KLEPHTES OR ROBIN HOODS

Peter Adamis Abalinx 29 April 2017 Klephtes otherwise known as cattle rustlers, brigands, thieves and romanticized freedom fighters belong to another era. I wonder whether exist today?   In Greece, Klephtes became romanticized and eventually looked upon as freedom fighters and irregular forces of local chieftains that roamed the mountains, hills, glens and bush of Greece…

Final tribute to a great man. Vasilios Adamis 1928 – 2017

Abalinx Peter Adamis 28 April 2017 A video depicting a man journey through life was put together by my nephew Nick Smyrnios. Although it was not possible to put everyone in the video, it is still a great display of the many friends Dad had met in life. The video unfortunately is too large and…