The Monkey Incident by Brian Martin-Onraet

Originally posted on Equinoxio:
I dislike monkeys. Totally personal. I am aware that essentializing monkeys is quite possibly unfair. There is a remote, very remote chance that there are nice monkeys. A few. Somewhere. I have not met them. So I stand firm: I dislike monkeys.             Two in the afternoon in the magical house…

Ciel! Mon Paris!

Originally posted on Equinoxio:
? ? Paris has a lousy weather. Undeniable. At par with London or Brussels (Both cities I love too). Yet, all of a sudden, the sun comes out, flimsy skirts start walking briskly on the streets, the cafés’ “terrasses” fill up, and the clouds start dancing in blue and white! ?…

Mexico Earthquake

Hi everyone. Yesterday’s earthquake in Mexico has had very strong consequences: dozens of collapsed buildings, people trapped underneath, a school nearby with many children, bridges, a supermarket. There are thousands of voluntaries, people helping in any way they can. But more is needed. If you can, please donate. Something. Anything. Whatever you can, it will…

Au revoir…

Beauty comes in many a guise. He loved Beauty. Mayhap, ‘tis why they loved one another. For both were beautiful, inside and out. Some say they were mimetic Each reflecting the other. I believe they were symbiotic.   When he saw Gaudi in Barcelona He decided he would be an architect For the beauty of…

San Francisco, fifty years…

Welcome back on Equinoxio Airways, your Time-Space shuttle. This is the second leg (Leg? Whaddaya mean “leg”? English is a weird language) of our journey to San Francisco, back and forth between 1965 and 2016. Half a century but who’s counting? Just make sure your seat-belts are securely fastened. San Francisco 2016. Hold your bar-Mitzvah…