THE INDIGO CHILDREN

I saw this photograph and I thought ‘Delacroix’s Liberty Leading the People’.  O.K.:  I saw this picture and thought, ‘ it reminds me of something and I’ll ask my sister.’  She studied art history. In Delacroix’s version it is Nike who leads the rebellion.  In our version it is a girl who wears Nike.   Our […]

ISTANBUL’S TREE POWER

ISTANBUL’S TREE POWER The Hippie World of the 60’s has been reborn in Gezi Park in Istanbul.  You cannot help but be moved and touched by the simplicity and truth of what lies there.  The hopefuls have set up their tents side by side.  Some have strung up hammocks in the trees that the Government […]

REVOLUTION – A SHALLOW SISTER’S TAKE

REVOLUTION – A SHALLOW SISTER’S TAKE ON THE TURKISH UPRISING It is a Revolution – make no mistake.   We mark our battle at 9.00 pm each night by banging our pots and pans by open windows.  Dusk is turning into night and our children, friends, neighbours go out to do battle.  A battle that […]