Eerie, cautionary, out of time. When water comes a-knocking. Three weeks ago, when on a visit to my birthtown Ljubljana, the capital of Slovenia, the annual floods hit the part of the city that is built on the marshes, hence it is still called Barje, … Continue reading WPC: Growing water
But first this: In an attempt to provide my One-Minute Memoir, I overlooked the fact that I’d have to pay for my life. There is no way somebody will make me pay for my creativity. I mean, if I can’t get others to pay me, … Continue reading Now we can celebrate, Baca
Happy birthday, unknown lady who approached us exactly one year ago in Ljubljana, Slovenia, my birth town, asking us if we could hold up a letter printed on a sheet of paper so that she could take a photo of us, and all letters together … Continue reading Happy birthday, happy people
Other people watch birdies and post flamingos, and I’ve got this. Sorry, not sorry. I remember a weird series on maybe Discovery Channel about the future of species long after the last human says goodbye. I forget the details but I remember that snails will be … Continue reading Nothing but mammal
Here we are, in 2018 and on my next blog. To warm us up, five photos from yesterday and five from today. Clicking on a photo will open a gallery and display the captions in full. This has been the calmest New Year’s Eve since … Continue reading Next!
Today I’m playing basketball again. Or rather I keep throwing the battered soccer ball, left behind by two kids of the family who moved out and on, to the net-less hoop they had set up the pine tree while the dog looks on perplexed. Every … Continue reading Basketball
You know when you order clothes online and they don’t really fit but you can’t be bothered to send them back? “Niko sent us,” he said, the boy I busted climbing over the fence to our garden. He showed me the map of the neighbourhood … Continue reading Bad smell