Festivals offer us a chance to escape our self-imposed straightjackets and truly live in the moment. You could find a new direction, get wasted, become enlightened. You could father a child, or a charity. In any case you will be
The Moken people have no written language, running water, or electricity. These masters of the ocean have managed to eschew modern civilization, making them among the least touched people in the world.
For three hours we were transported to Jamaica and Ethiopia on Bob Marley’s reggae riffs, exhorted by guys in dreadlocks to “stand up for your rights”. From what geyser did this cry for freedom spring?