Monthly Archives: August 2010

Flor de Luna

The world stands to reason here in the southern hemisphere, where the moon tells no lies, waxing and waning, Creciente y Decreciente. Perhaps drawn to this lunatic logic, Shireen and I made our way from Bariloche to a nearby campsite … Continue reading

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English translation of the “Encuentro con Ruben”

This afternoon I was in the fields when, just after almost falling off my bike, I met a boy putting something into the earth. My curiosity got the better of me and I approached him to ask what he was … Continue reading

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Literary Interlude IV

Encuentro con Ruben The other day my personaje had her first encounter with another character in the class as we did an improvisation together.. here’s a little about what she thought about the meeting… (English translation to come soon..) Esta … Continue reading

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Bariloche

Barry Loch? I imagine a Scottish builder knocking together a European alpine retreat around a pretty lake in the heart of Patagonia, playful analogisms, or faux-amis for the French – finding fickle familiarity in foreignness. Apparently there is no brave … Continue reading

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A Fairy Tale: The Fabled House of Offley

Once upon a time, long long ago, two little boys went out hunting for a home in London. One was called Tiny and the other was called Toby. They were brothers. Toby was bigger than Tiny, but neither was really … Continue reading

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Hari KriSHHna

I live on a busy main road in the Capital. Bangbangbang, nee-naw-nee-naw, woowoo-woowoo, tak-tak-tak, chkchkchkchkchk. It fills my head, this urban pollution, inspires and expires. Detox, retox, a desire to create some illusion of balance. In such a pursuit I … Continue reading

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Thumbs up San Martin

Argentines abbreviate. SM de los Andes. SadoMasochist, San Martin? A man with an anthem… in his triumphal journey, San Martín. San Martín, the lord of war, by secret choice of God, was great when the Sun was shining on him, … Continue reading

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