Category: London

Happy Birthday Robert Burns

Robert Burns would have been 254 today. Some are taken from us much too soon. This was taken last summer during the Olympic Games in London. The red flower? I’m not absolutely sure, but I think it was the work of this Brazilian art project, Rio Occupation London, who were quite busy in the British
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Desire (Pic du Jour)

Today’s pic is another gopro still from my London 2012 pile, this time of a translation of Abdourahman A. Waberi‘s poem, Desire. Desire is the best description of that ‘swaying between here and elsewhere’ that I’ve ever read. This was mounted on a fence along the Thames not far from the London Eye. Finding sidewalk
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Bridges, a Rainbow and St. Paul’s

Bridges is this week’s #frifotos theme on twitter; I was stuck indoors all day yesterday working in a hotel in Brussels which allowed no time for bridge hunting in the Belgian capital. So instead here’s another shot from a visit to London last month, a view towards St. Paul’s Cathedral from the Golden Jubilee footbridge.
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