Bali by Prisma

My fairy godmother, whoever she was, did not bestow me with the gift of creativity. I can’t paint or draw (unlike my father), I am a craft klutz (unlike my mother) and there’s no music in me (unlike my brother). All of these things I enjoy and appreciate. I also enjoy photography. Perhaps I have […]

The Sound of Silence

Bali was closed yesterday. The lights were off and everybody was at home. Air traffic stopped, the motorbikes were silenced, not a human sound was heard. Even the dogs and roosters seemed to know it was time to be quiet. Tuesday was Nyepi, the Balinese New Year, and it is always marked in a truly […]