On the Saturday and Sunday mornings of the festival friendship meetings were held in three villages, Arcidosso, Castel Del Piano and Santa Fiora. I spoke about storytelling at the first Santa Fiora meeting alongside with journalist Raimondo Bultrini(Italy), Biodynamic farmer,Enrico Brusa (Italy), Novelist, Des Barry (UK), Wildlife director, Niso Cini (Italy) and archeologist, Michele Nusccioti (Italy).
Our venue in Santa Fiora -The Sala De Popolo
It's a formidable line up
Our Chair person Fabio Risolo
Des Barry and myself lean in meaningfully ..I think I'm asking - do you know where the bathroom is?
In full flight, demonstrating how to make a book in 5 mins
On the way back I come across a shop window in Arcidosso showing pics of Rinpoche
Feeding kangaroos in Oz
Picnic at Hanging Rock 1989 the same year I first met Rinpoche
As a young man
A long time ago..