I placed my favourite spices in the little glass jars with special inscriptions: LOVE (MIŁOŚĆ in Polish) – for the orange saffron, SUN (SŁOŃCE in Polish) – for turmeric, MAGIC (CZAR in Polish) – for black sesame seeds, FOREST (LAS in Polish) – for flax seeds.Continue reading “Do It Yourself – Australian birds in my kitchen”
I don’t want to be the same – I want to go beyond my habits
The phenomenon of the Sibiu International Theatre Festival in Romania goes on regardless of time. It is a sense of community of people from various countries, the openness to others, and the love of artistic activities. Last year, I was a volunteer at this festival and recently I got a chance to participate in the conference Sibiu Performing Arts Market again.
The theatre festival in Sibiu has become part of life for many people. For mee, too. So, I would like to share with you the moving spirit which I experienced at the last online edition.Continue reading “I don’t want to be the same – I want to go beyond my habits”
Blue Tram’s first Birthday & Behind the curtain of writing the blog
A year ago, I published my opening blog post, just before my flight to Romania, where the history of the Blue Tram started.Continue reading “Blue Tram’s first Birthday & Behind the curtain of writing the blog”
“Glimpses” – poems which take you for travel
“Glimpses” by Daria Danuta Lisiecka take me to various places.
First I get off at the railway station in A. – Aleksandrów Kujawski, darling stop of a provincial town in Poland, my friend and poet waits for me there.Continue reading ““Glimpses” – poems which take you for travel”
“Heaven to rent” – collage workshop via Skype
When I make paper collages I cut out something from inside me: dreams, emotions, the future. Then suddenly I can walk on a lavender field in a green coat. Heathers grow out of my head. The cat smells like the sun.
Following my imagination, I am looking for what I miss.Continue reading ““Heaven to rent” – collage workshop via Skype”
“Sound of silence”
Soft steps on the carpet, breathing, swallowing saliva, birds chirping, rain knocking on the window – I hear it when I sit down in meditation. My thoughts flow like boats on a rough ocean. Silence slowly measure an existence.
In my hut this spring,
There is nothing –Continue reading ““Sound of silence””
When the next month is still terribly grey and the ocean is pouring on your head. Do you wonder if the Irish winter consisted of the same Blue Mondays?
On top of it people in Galway still hope it rains. Yes, HOPE it RAINS – SOINEANN nó DOINEANN this is the project, as part of the European Capital of Culture Galway 2020, dedicated especially to Galway – the rainiest city in Europe.
The authors of this activity prove that rainy and blowing weather can bring people closer to each other and wake up creativity.Continue reading “Umbrella Orphanage”
“Life is beautiful because of the people we meet”
Have you ever had the situation that hostile weather thwarted your plans, just like a storm stopped the opening ceremony of the European Capital of Culture at 8 th February 2020, in Galway, Ireland and overturned the plans of 50,000 enthusiasts?
Nothing replaces the performance prepared by the Wonder Works class-world company. However, even a pressing storm can’t stop what was born between people in the rainy city.Continue reading ““Life is beautiful because of the people we meet””
Don’t give up
A movie, which I have seen at the cinema during the Junior Film Fleadh literally called to me:
Don’t give up on your way of thinking, what you believe and who you are. Although it may sounds sweetly naive, but this is what we seem to forget when we grow up.Continue reading “Don’t give up”
Blogger Bash in Athlone
My blog is called Blue Tram, because I imagine that I travel by ordinary public transport, exactly by trams through my life. I meet various people, I have diverse situations, and views outside the window. Recently blue tram or be precise the grey train from Galway let me down to Blogger Bash in Athlone.Continue reading “Blogger Bash in Athlone”