The Wall

    Hard and cold a solid fortification Proud and bold a peaceful demolition The Iron Curtain that split The East and The West The country's burden a never-ending identity quest You thought a wall could suppress a desire for sovereignty No, not at all It increased the pressure of liberty Feared and confused the …

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Our gracious neighbour

After a short peaceful cruise across Lake Manapouri, the boat slowly approached the shore of West Arm, trying its best to minimize the disturbance to the serenity embraced by the surrounding mountains. As the boat came to a standstill, the calm water gradually restored its mirror-like surface that looked as smooth as a large piece …

The Rock’s Story

I am a rock. A huge rock. Some people call me Uluru and some people call me Ayer’s Rock although I do not know who Ayer is and how I had become his possession. Sometimes people call me the red rock. I think they are racists. I stand in the middle of Ozland. Because I …