The World on a scale

As I stand on the edge of the world, a speck on a grander scale, I see my heavy footprints in the dirt but the scale feels no weight. As I stand on the edge of the world, the view below is a ripple in time, yet I see no change.  As I stand on…

We were promised a Mammoth: Austria

What small village has a population of only 758 people, is recognised all over the world as one of the most beautifully crafted lake towns and is so loved that China recreated it in as a housing development in Luoyang, Boluo County, China. Hallstatt!! Yes, the stunning village of Hallstatt is situated in upper Austria in the Gmunden…

Spinning Round The Golden Circle: Iceland Part Two

 Life encased inside the womb, the origin and the educator. A deafening push of a fruitless tree. An effort silenced by the weight of evolution and ignored by the young who step off the path of realisation.  A fairy tale created to scare with wooden lies.   But the lie recedes and melts with time.…

A Letter Forged Out Of Human Experiences: Florence Italy

A tiny speck travelling along a rough surface. Unaware, no… happily oblivious of the Universe that reaches out to uncharted isolation.  Many eyes ignore the signs, too distracted by an instinctual function. Seeking passage through its predecessor, an endless ignorance of subtle alterations. Blind by choice or blind by design. They possess a discipline and we bear the burden…