Archive for December, 2013

Symmetry

December 23, 2013

Each book of Bulgarian author ¬†Zachary Karabashliev is intriguing in its own way. ‘Symmetry’ – a collection of 13 moving stories dealing with personal disasters, survival and sudden insights.
‘Whar are you writing?’
‘Stories.’
‘You are just making things up.’
‘Is this is what you want me to tell you?’
‘This is what I want to hear if you want to hear who I am. Or was.’ … (Karma)

The universal language

December 22, 2013

The sincere language we all understand and can read.

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Some people speak the same mother tongue but not the same language, other people speak the same or different mother tongues but the same language. The universal language…

Senses

December 21, 2013

Some people whatever they do they do, they do it with lots of senses involved, engaging all Senses. Such is the case of Albena Peneva from Senses – be it recreational procedures, massages or organising a unique x-mas party. Always smiling and energizing, Albena caringly fixes any of your Senses.

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Albena Peneva, Senses

X-mas Concert – St. Trinity Church

December 20, 2013

I attended a brilliant x-mas concert at St. Trinity Church in Sofia tonight where the choir’s performance was most festive and engaging. The story of the Nativity was presented by children from Kindergarten No. 21 (Sofia). It was awesome,¬†moving and most enjoyable!¬†More on the concert here (in Bulgarian).

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The story of the Nativity, presented by children

To the video from the children’s performance.

Gravity

December 19, 2013

Gravity (2013) –¬†Sandra Bullock and¬†George Clooney in spacewalk where one disaster never comes alone. A movie about loneliness in space (up there), loneliness in space (down here) and the courage to make it both up there and down here.¬†The shots of earth and space are visual masterpieces. The script could have been better though.

Deutscher Weihnachtsmarkt Sofia

December 15, 2013

Every time is good for worthy causes but x-mas time is best. Deutscher Weihnachtsmarkt Sofia is here again.

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German X-mas Bazaar Sofia

X-mas stands in the open in the very heart of Sofia where you can buy a variety of hand-made x-mas gifts and cookies, enjoy¬†Gl√ľhwein¬†and share x-mas spirit with friends in the open.

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Bobi (left), Ani (right)

Spent lovely late Sunday afternoon thanks to Ani and Bobi (students at the German Language School in Sofia) there and bought unique hand-made decorations. Previous posts with pleasant surprises from these charming versatile talented young ladies – here and here. Kids are growing, so is my blog ūüôā