EXPLORING IRELAND, GALWAY GLORY

Sessions in the city on Shop Street Description of Galway found in the Galway City Museum Galway Cathedral seen from the Salmon Weir Bridge The River Corrib The Spanish Arch built in 1584 as part of a bastion. It has no relationship to the Spanish! Graduation sculpture in NUI Gaillimh (National University of Ireland, Galway) […]

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SCENES FROM SOUTH KOREA, ANDONG, PART 2

The holiday memories continue. Second stop Andong…. Andong City centre ET in Andong How to figure out what the restaurant has to offer, Cow this time 30 limit, 30 degrees and sunset in Andong The UNESCO world Heritage 600 year old Hahoe Folk Village with 232 inhabitants Rice Fields in Hahoe Folk Village Hahoe Folk […]

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BEFORE THE RUSH

  Pause and push move and be moved, people push air push breath push will on paths in parks, pushing moments slow moving moments unfolding in parks where breath is paused where time is teased, as if turned back, as if tempered move and be moved pause and push before the rush. All words and […]

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SHANGHAI STREETS; FAR FROM HOME

On pressing parades pedestrian pass on motors, on mass, in autos, under umbrellas, in downpours of flashing lights of signs I cannot identify, on roads that have no rules, with crossings that heed no caution for those crossing, the tens crossing, the hundreds crossing, the thousands trying to get through with rising intonations 
to parks, […]

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SCENE IN EUROPE, SCENE 9, ABERDEENSHIRE

Scene in Europe, Scene 9, Aberdeenshire, Roses and Thorns        Sophie and Marty were sitting across from an ancient dovecot, amid the topiary gardens of Craigievar Castle, on a hill in Aberdeenshire, Scotland, not far from the Queen’s summer retreat in Balmoral which they’d driven through earlier in the hope of a royal glimpse but […]

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