Magic, history and similarities across the world


Have you ever felt that you have been transported back in time? Or maybe, to the set of a movie?

There are some places on earth that have this effect to them. You get to them, and you can see the blue skies, feel the fresh air. Maybe smell the scent of food being cooked somewhere. On occasions, you can smell the ocean. You look around you, and you can find yourself facing an amazing natural or man-made structure. A place that resonates with age, that makes you feel the events it has witnessed. You can imagine maybe a priest, a knight, a princess or even a dragon walking where you are standing.

I have felt that several times in my life. Both in my country, and in some other places. but last week I had a deja vĂș-like experience visiting one of this time-transporting locations.
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Lightbulbs and flowers


A few nights ago, I volunteered to help on the Launch party for Manchester’s Science Festival. It was an interesting experience that included meeting new people, giving away goodie bags, and being inside an art installation named “Chronarium”.

But the thing that I loved the most of that night, were large crystal vases shaped as lightbulbs that had inside of them flowers and christmas lights. Made me want to create something like them for my room, or possibly my next home.

There’s always inspiration where you least expect it.