Smith Journal · A quarterly, Australia-based publication that takes unexpected, interesting, funny and sometimes complicated stories and tells them the way you would to a bunch of friends at the pub.

What’s Out Your Window?

Wednesday November 13, 2019

Ever looked out an airplane window and wondered what crazy stuff you were flying over? Now there is, as they say, an app for that.

Meet the Low-Tide Fisherman of Sanur

Tuesday November 12, 2019

Fishing 101: don’t forget your helmet and cigarettes.

A top designer gives us a peek at his portfolio.

Meet Sam Barsky, the globetrotting knitwear legend behind these scenery-inspired sweaters. 

Today in Important Figures from History: meet Tommy Tucker, the orphaned, cross-dressing squirrel who captured America’s heart in the 1940s.

Illustrator Mark Todd draws fake album covers for bands we wish existed. 

Over three million White Albums were pressed in 1968. This guy has 1,760 of them.

The writing wasn’t always Pulitzer-worthy, but the artwork adorning old sci-fi books deserves a place in the annals of art history.

The Book Repairman

Monday November 04, 2019

Favourite book looking a bit tattered? Never fear: all it needs is a bit of love from Nobuo Okano, the book repairman.

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