It is not easy to be a creator at the higher levels, and at the highest, it is often agony. All creators agree that it is a painful and often terrifying experience, to be endured rather than relished, and preferable only to not being a creator at all.
Where do the cool kids go?
There are 3 small islands off the coast of Bali, known as the Gili islands.
They differ in character, but no motorized vehicles are allowed on any of them, you get around by horse and buggy.
Note the unusual design of this batik shirt, purchased in Bandung, Java.
Never seen a design quite like it before and I still haven’t. Isn’t it a bit comforting that in a world where so much looks the same, you can still find something you’ve never seen?
Yes, despite the massive invasion of Chinese tourists to Bali, there are still some rice paddies left. They’re simple and beautiful, and a reminder of what used to cover much of Bali, and still does cover a fair amount of Ubud. (more…)