Tuk and the Water Story by Ivo Hardies_bupabopi Jason Pym Illustration

Tuk and the water

Tuk was a cat fascinated by water. In all states. Water in a glass, in a pond, bottled, dripping from faucet or the toilet murky swirl. He could lay motionless for hours, his yellow gaze fixed on that transparent substance that breathes other airs. What he most wanted in the world was to know how to swim, so he could get into that other dimension.

Cloud Story by Ivo Hardies bupabopi Jason Pym Illustration


There are places more transited by clouds than others, there are places where they’ll never disturb the blue sky. And there are places that trap for their spectacular beauty, and are tempting even to the clouds. Cangshan is one of them. Nineteen mountain peaks overlooking a plateau valley with a huge lake shaped like an ear.