Advent 12: Gold (Wow Joelle!)

I took this picture in the Gold Souk in Dubai. The place is literally luminous with the yellowest gold jewellery, and they try and convince you it’s the best price for the best quality in the world. Neither of which I think are entirely true – but it sure is readily available in this partContinue reading “Advent 12: Gold (Wow Joelle!)”

Advent 11: Christmas is Really for the Children by Steve Turner (Thanks Clare)

Christmas is really for the children. Especially for children who like animals, stables, stars and babies wrapped in swaddling clothes. Then there are wise men, kings in fine robes, humble shepherds and a hint of rich perfume. Easter is not really for the children unless accompanied by a cream filled egg. It has whips, blood,Continue reading “Advent 11: Christmas is Really for the Children by Steve Turner (Thanks Clare)”