The predominant colour was blue, blue of every shade imaginable.
It was November. In Glasgow. And it rained in a Biblical frenzy for most of that week.
The dancers in the queue – all in white – were already moving and swaying to the intoxicating rhythm when a fork-lift truck suddenly lumbered into view.
“It’s Brazil! Copacabana Beach! Do you see anyone else wearing a one-piece?”
no sound of Noddy Holder yelling/singing ‘It’s Christmaaaaassss!!!!’. As I said, a bit weird….
When people buy sapphires, that means they kill indris.
the site of Campus Luinge, a Columban Monastery set up in 565 AD – to deal with ‘wayward monks’. How could I resist?
Just climb aboard and fulfill all your train driver fantasies! And who wouldn’t want to be a train driver?
Once fed, they begin to do what any group of children will do, and start to play around.
It’s always the unpredictable which stays in your memory.
The Artist tenderly drew up plans to create a luscious place of meditation in the city; a living temple dedicated to elegance and serenity. A place of tranquillity, and of dynamic energy. He consecrated the earth as temple, cathedral, mosque, gurdwara, church, garden. He sent the tall date palms soaring as supporting pillars to hold…
a lovely reintroduction to civilization following the five days in the desert