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Archive June 2010

War and Peace

June 30, 2010 by · No comments

By Petar Marchev Translation from Bulgarian:Asya Draganova Photo:dspender Petar Marchev’s “War and Peace” won second place in Public-Republic’s competition for prose. Kolyo is a road man. Kolyo is short – sighted. Kolyo loves kalvados*. Kolyo goes hunting wild pigs. But kills a man. The guy had a 6-year old son. When Kolyo walks past the […]

Hera’s Suggestions for Zeus’ Next Affair

June 28, 2010 by · 2 comments

Charlotte Pence Photo: _boby + boby Babe, next time Don’t schlep a heifer Up to the stars To hide her.

Artist of the Week – Axel Zwingenberger

June 28, 2010 by · 2 comments

Dessislava Berndt’s interview with the boogie-woogie musician Axel Zwingenberger Translation: Yana Radilova The 12th International Jazz Festival in Bansko ended 13 August 2009. This last jazz festival added to my life two new acquaintances – the style boogie-woogie and its most talented practicer – Axel Zwingenberger. I happened to be an interpreter of the Hamburg […]

The Week…Ikebana with Ayumi Hamasaki

June 28, 2010 by · 2 comments

Photo: grumblindal I don’t have dreams. How can I say it? I myself am a dream. Photo: 10392797@N03 I don’t think you should meet the people you most admire. I don’t want reality to interfere with my image.

Border Highways

June 27, 2010 by · No comments

David Chorlton Photo: Wolfgang Staudt One road is named after The Devil but you won’t meet him there; he’s in Nogales putting scorpions in Lucite for souvenirs by which to remember the sting of the sun as you pass from being poor to being illegal. Another runs underground

David Wolf: We Endeavor to Bring Goodness and Enlightenment to the World

June 27, 2010 by · 4 comments

Mariana Velichkova’s interview with the founder of Satvatove Institute David Wolf, PhD David Wolf What does the name Satvatove mean? “Satvatove” comes from the word “sattva”, from the ancient Sanskrit language, and “tov”, from Biblical Hebrew. Both “sattva” and “tov” refer to goodness, or enlightenment. So, through the programs of Satvatove Institute we endeavor to […]

Review of Wrecking Ball and Other Urban Haiku

June 26, 2010 by · No comments

Barbara Sabol Photo: hmr The haiku in Wrecking Ball and Other Urban Haiku blend a distinctly city-savvy content with the nature-oriented perspective of traditional haiku. A true son of haiku lineage, George’s haiku are sensory-bound sketches, alive with the sounds, smells, textures and colors of the city as a unique phenomenon in the natural world. […]

Mourning Dove

June 23, 2010 by · No comments

Mariana Velichkova Photo: hickory hardscrabble You have told me: Your heart is a bird. On my question What kind?

Doubting Thomas

June 22, 2010 by · No comments

Colleen Harris Photo: The U.S. Army So still, you couldn’t have been anything other than hunkered down, waiting to weather the next barrage. I was sure of it. You were tucked tight, and dead men sprawl the way men do after mind-numbing sex.

Artist of the week – Antera: “Being aware that there are people enjoying my art is an incredible reward”

June 21, 2010 by · 3 comments

Interview with Antera by Galya Mladenova Antera is a young artist who is deeply interested in painting, heroic fantasy and video games. She’s attracted to online games like World of Warcraft, which are filled with a rich mythology. She used to paint abstract art, but thanks to WoW, she switched to figurative painting back in […]

Good Morning Video

June 21, 2010 by · No comments

Photo: Albena Popova ” Charice – “Pyramid” featuring Iyaz – Studio Version “ Selected by Mega Dance FM Radio

The Week…Windmills with Paul Valerie

June 20, 2010 by · No comments

Photo: powi A great man is one who leaves others at a loss after he is gone. Photo: soapbeard


June 18, 2010 by · 1 comment

Changming Yuan Photo: Clearly Ambiguous To demonstrate their heliotropism They all keep saluting To the summer sun, constantly moving

Let the Barter begin!

June 17, 2010 by · No comments

Germany those days is like an art stage! I’ve already got you acquainted with last year’s Let’s Go Home. After its success the talented Charlotte Friling surprised us with another amazing project – Recast. Now, full of energy as ever, she will amaze us yet again with the incredible second Art Barter which will be […]

The Week…Clouds with Henry Wheeler Shaw

June 13, 2010 by · 7 comments

Photo: shekgraham A dog is the only thing on earth that loves you more than he loves himself.

Artist of the Week – Kalin Ivanov: “Just to be a professional cellist of the highest class with an active performing and teaching career is not an easy job”

June 13, 2010 by · 1 comment

Kossara Belnikolva’s interview with the cellist Kalin Ivanov Kalin Ivanov, cellist, is a prominent soloist, recitalist, chamber musician, and recording artist. Compared by the press to Rostropovich, Yo-Yo Ma, Piatigorsky and Jacqueline du Pré he is quickly gaining recognition as an artist whose “dramatic urgency and expressive tone” (The STRAD) is matched by “His deep, […]

Virginia Zaharieva: “It is enough to be faithful to the message that you have for the world.”

June 6, 2010 by · 1 comment

An interview by Yasen Vasilev and Natalia Nikolaeva with Virginia Zaharieva Translation from Bulgarian: Asya Draganova “Stories can teach, repair mistakes, enlighten the heart and chase away the dark, they can provide psychological shelter, and contribute to change and the healing of wounds.” Clarissa Pinkola Estés The reason for our meeting with Virginia Zaharieva is […]

The Week…Green with Terry Pratchett

June 1, 2010 by · 1 comment

Photo: wtlphotos It is said that your life flashes before your eyes just before you die. That is true, it’s called Life. Photo: venteco Sometimes glass glitters more than diamonds because it has more to prove.

Good Morning Video

June 1, 2010 by · No comments

Photo: Albena Popova ” Tiesto f/CC Sheffield – Escape Me” Selected by Mega Dance FM Radio