London bridge, 2015. We are not afraid. (In French: qu’ils aillent se faire foutre!)
New Orleans, 2016. (c)ourtesy Gini. A “purrty” littl’ house. (For Robert)
“I have hit, do you know? unbelievable Floridas / Mixing flowers with the eyes of human-skinned panthers/ Rainbows held tight as reins / Under the horizon of seas, to opaque herds…” Le Bateau ivre, The drunken boat, Arthur Rimbaud, 1871. Paris, 2016, around the corner from the church of Saint-Sulpice. Should you wish to read a – better – and complete translation… click here:
Tlalpan, Mexico city, 2017. Or was it 2016? “Scotty! Can you fix the Time-counter, please? Thank you!”
Planet of the (gr)Apes. London, 2016. Be strong London. We are with you all the way.
City Lights Bookstore, San Francisco, 2016. Above and below, a mural at the back of this fabulous and historical bookstore.
“Chiapas, Peace, Mexico”. Dedicated, I suppose, to the Zapatista Liberation Army. (Yeah, let’s work on Peace for a while. That would be a change.) 😦
That was a door. Tlalpan, Mexico city, 2016. (Are you sure Scotty?)
Phnomh-Penh, Cambodia, November 1956. My father’s work permit. He was 38. (OMG!)
Castle of Cheverny, Loire Valley. 2009. This castle is said to have inspired Hergé, the Belgian comics artist to draw the castle of Moulinsart, in the latter adventures of Tintin.
Cheverny castle, 2009. L. to r. Tintin and his friend, Captain Haddock. There was a great Tintin exhibition at the castle then. Priceless for a Tintin fan like myself. The “trompe-l’oeil” is very well done.
Chocolate cake anyone? Mexico city, c. 2016. Authentic. I went inside the pastry shop and asked. 100% Chocolate and cream.
Santiago de Chile. Yesterday. (Don’t you love time-space travel technology?) Estar Guars. Pronounced: Ay-star Goo-ars. (c)ourtesy Gini.
Mother and child. Maasai mara, Kenya, 2011. (c)ourtesy Gini.
Minette, our tabby cat, in the garden at Lavington. Nairobi, Kenya, c.1967.
Captain and crew wish to thank you for traveling on Equinoxio Time-Space shuttle. Always a pleasure to have you on board. Have a safe week-end, wherever you are. Watch your backs. But. We. Are. Not. Afraid.