Katarína Varsiková

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So Far in the West

Horizontal lines, with verticals of trees, church and belfry towers, cold wind. Coffee only to take away. Water everywhere, marshes, wet fields. The Pool of silence where a party spread blankets, sipping rosé while a labrador is patiently...

Home at Heart

Late summer evening at The Hofstade lake In the Leopold´s park in Brussels there is a pond. Ponds are everywhere in town parks; they are this town´s water.  Here, in Leopold´s park, like everywhere, lake birds build nest homes...

Ants Not?

„…We are like ants; we all walk with the overwhelming burden of lives on our heads. “ Rosa Montero, Las Lágrimas en la Lluvia The quote feels heavy, it comes from an excellent sci-fi book by excellent Rosa Montero...

Fly high, dive deep

Approaching Plankendael ZOO on a clear, hot day of this year midsummer. Only later will we realize how strong the sun comes down on us. We are about to revisit childhood: all adults, or verging adulthood, we enter the ZOO with the anticipation...

Vlci. Wolves.

Prvá joga v štúdiu po uvoľnení opatrení. BYP v centre Bruselu, neďaleko opery, naozaj v srdci, aj v mojom, lebo je to celkom obyčajné, príjemné miesto. Po dvadsiatej sérii dosky-psy-anjane, povie José, učiteľ známy svojimi...

Birds, Books, Fire

Swallows flying swiftly across the deep blue sky, many of them, producing the high-pitched and still soft sound that can bother nobody. Not like pigeon cooing that some like and others hate, unlike harsh calls of crows. The roofs are red, the...