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To Barcelona in search of the sun

With the weather what it is in the spring in Warsaw, I am thinking back to our weekend trip to Barcelona in October. (Yesterday, we had rain – then sun – then hail – then sun – then rain that turned to wet snow, and it is still raining a today by the way.) 847 more words


The genius of Antoni Gaudi

This post has taken me the longest time to prepare.  That´s perhaps because it is about a man who was a visionary beyond his time, an ascetic who worked for his passion and never cared for any accolades for his work, a Maverick whose designs have brought in a revolution in the global contemporary architectural world. 641 more words


Picture me Present  

She held her iPhone horizontally over the ledge. I stood beside her, my phone at my side finally lowered from its former perpendicular position with my eyes. 872 more words



Ho visitato Barcellona in meno di 48 h…ma mi ero preparata psicologicamente al tour de force e devo dire che la soddisfazione è stata tanta. 145 more words


Barcelona - where is my paella?

The next city in line in my crash tour was Barcelona. This has been an ongoing negotiation for about 6 months. We ended up everywhere in the world (almost – Arab Emirates, US, Zimbabwe…) before I got my Barcelona trip. 854 more words

El Hombre Sagrado

A man steps into the road. Shoes worn. Clothing crumpled.
The floor of the ocean opens.

The driver turns his head. Once.
Depths churning under depths. 95 more words