Stolen Honey In The Cemetery

I couldn’t leave you in peace, lying prone in the graveyard, covered in leaves, silent and alone. Jettisoned plastic flowers made a bridal bouquet. Touching edgy letters in granite and lichen etched marble had me humming tunes from stage musicals. The angels looking down drew the short straw. Posing beatifically all day is a drag. […]

Chinese Tourist Damages 3000-Year-Old Temple in Luxor

Originally posted on Egyptian Streets:
The carving reads “Ding Jinhao was here.” A Chinese tourist damaged a 3,000-year-old site in Luxor causing outrage in China and Egypt after photographs taken by an embarrassed Chinese tourist were publicly shared on Chinese social media. The tourist carved “Ding Jinhao was here,” while visiting Luxor in Egypt. Chinese…