The empire of stones

Lesvos once was famous for its polygonal walls. Centuries later for its stone masons, the subject of the book Οι πετράδες της Λέσβου(Stone masons of Lesvos)by Christos N. Chatzilias, a beautiful book full of interesting photographs and stories. Continue reading ->

From the archive

January 28, 2013 – Horta-la-di-dee


Also this year rains have saturated the earth that much that plenty of horta has appeared. Just like the horta collectors, who, maybe encouraged by the corona virus to remain extra healthy, roam over the fields to collect the so wanted plants: here a column of 8 years ago: continue reading ->