Daily Archives: May 20, 2010

Sultanahmet Camii (Blue Mosque)

Sultanahmet Camii, Blue Mosque, İstanbul, pentax k10d

Sultanahmet Camii, Blue Mosque, İstanbul, pentax k10d

a shot from spring days

fishers on Ahirkapi, Marmara sea

Ahırkapı, İstanbul, pentax k10d

Ahırkapı, İstanbul, pentax k10d

red tulips : The child you have from me will be rotten from a rotten egg

red tulips, istanbul tulip festival, emirgan, pentax k10d

red tulips, istanbul tulip festival, emirgan, pentax k10d

The Japanese Fisherman

A young Japanese fisherman was killed
by a cloud at sea.
I heard this song from his friends,
one lurid yellow evening on the Pacific.

Those who eat the fish we caught, die.
Those who touch our hands, die,
This ship is a black coffin,
you’ll die if you come up the gangplank.

Those who eat the fish we caught, die,
not straight away, but slowly,
slowly their flesh rots, falls off.
Those who eat the fish we caught, die.

Those who touch our hands, die.
Our loyal, hardworking hands
washed by salt and sun.
Those who touch our hands, die,
not straight away, but slowly,
slowly their flesh rots, falls off.
Those who touch our hands, die.
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Beyoğlu, art performer in street

Beyoğlu, a show with puppets, İstiklal caddesi

Beyoğlu, a show with puppets, İstiklal caddesi

Beyoğlu is the heart of the İstanbul’s night.  An street artist is performing a show with puppets