storytelling

And they pulled, and they pulled, and they pulled

December 24th, 2016 Posted In: Art Tags: 2016, Animals, Children, Creativity, Gardening, Nature, storytelling, The Enormous Turnip

During my recent storytelling project at a nursery school in Malmö, it was time for The Enormous Turnip. The story is not well-known in Sweden (though the nursery teacher who was originally from Serbia knew it immediately!). So I translated the text from this Ladybird book into Swedish. If you want to see the story […]

Siren

February 24th, 2015 Posted In: Land Art Tags: Art, Land Art, Nature, Outdoor, Sea, storytelling, Women

The Water-Nymph To walk and escape life Topsy-turvy like a river. Mermaid moves towards deep sea. Adherence— dedication to waters. Hi, my water-nymph, yes, Water embrace land You kiss land through high tide in spite of that. Advance relentlessly Let the sea, the river and water say ‘love.   Anisur Rahman