Panyee FC, The football team that conquered nature

I was born and raised at a slum, where young kids and youth wouldn’t stop playing football, I played football in a narrow street, in a youth center, and in a schoolyard, I even played in a field surrounded by armed soldiers. I played it with a well-made ball of socks, a plastic ball, a…

In an imaginary real country

From the highlands of Tbilisi, I got the chance to zoom out and see the beauty of the old city. A downtown man sitting on a flying carpet taking a look at a city he knew nothing about, But only in a couple of days, learned a lot about its history, habits, and art and…

Mother of Georgia, when I chose a side

I just went there, to see Tbilisi like she does, A statue of a woman in Georgian dress stands like she protects and watches the old city with open eyes. In her left hand she holds a bowl of wine to greet those who come as friends, and in her right hand is a sword…

Once upon a time in Georgia

On my way from Tbilisi to Gudauri, I had company, A Georgian guy who can’t speak English, I offered him a cigarette to break the ice and he did the same, smoking was the only activity we did in his car all the way to Gudauri. I saw this piece of art and my facial…