Greece, mosaics and me

Coming to Greece in 2001 stripped everything from me: language, family, friends, work, culture, points of reference and sense of self. I arrived five months pregnant with two small children after my husband took a job in Thessaloniki, Greece’s second city, with the expectation of finding a cosmopolitan city where …

The Mosaics of Rhodes, Greece.

The Mosaics of Rhodes, Greece (or How Mosaics Should be Seen) The conversation went a bit like this: D: There are some really good off-season deals on flights to the islands. Shall we go? Me: Yes! D: Santorini or Rhodes? Me: (Inner musing: Santorini = the whole Greek thing. White …

Making a mosaic hour by hour

  The Lemon Tree Mosaic Project This is a photo gallery showing the process of making a mosaic hour by hour. Or: Why Kenyans make such good runners.  If you were to ask me if I’d like to meet for coffee. you might notice a flicker of panic cross my …