Continue growing

Life isn’t as easy we once dreamed as children while looking up in the skies in the calm summer afternoons. In the middle of my fantasies, I remember wondering what was out there waiting for me in the grown up world. And decades later, the questions would answer themselves. I know I have been absent,…

Tokyo Olympics: the coins

Japan has fallen under the hypnotism of the Olympics, but who can blame them? because since its origins the Olympics stopped wars promising men glory and honour. And the journey to Olympia was a pilgrim more than a simple trip. If you won, a statue will be erected in your honour, and next to your…

Night flowers

After the Edogawa fireworks, I was returning home, in the middle of the quiet desolate streets, when my camera discovered night flowers. They resemble snow or puffy clouds that forgot to make their way to the skies.

Edogawa fireworks

A multitude gathered together to see these beautiful fireworks illuminate the skies. I have never seen so many people together.  But most importantly, I have never seen such impressive display of art. There were hearts, and flowers drawn onto the sky. Floating magnificently among the clouds to later fall into nothingness.  The fireworks resembled shooting…

Kurayami Matsuri

After a few years living in these islands, I still getting impressed by the local culture. It’s a rich culture, of course. But when these festivals take place, a different energy unfolds and spreads all over town. The Gods are venerated as they, very well, deserve it. And most importantly, there is togetherness. You can…

Old drawings

I’m starting new things, you know me, I never stop thinking and sometimes all the ideas of the universe seem to pop in this little head of mine. But going through some old stuff, I found a couple of old drawings. When I drew them, I didn’t realise the beginning of my new journey. As…