with scents, colours, and patterns,
fruits of summer
in the fairytale city of the vintage.
Bringers of calm,
leeward summer evening presences.
Fires of incombustible worlds,
with translucent life-bringing calms,
the Song of Silence resounds
in me and in the world. …’
Extract from the poem ‘Romance’ by Yiannis Zisis
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(Photograph by Yiannis Zisis)