Lili Tin Dɛm

The Little Things Ledכm. Rid.Da lili tin we de na mכt Da tin we dɛn kכl tכŋ Da lili tin de sabi sεt faya Da lili tin de sabi bכn mכtalman Lכd a’ masi! Rid. Na buk de tren tכŋ Na buk de gi man zil Na buk de rich pכsin yes. Di briz dכn… Continue reading Lili Tin Dɛm

Chief Michael

Chif Maykεl Oil on Canvas12 x 19.5in© 2019 Pierre Bamin – All Rights Maykɛl tinap nia yu do.I tinap tranga wan di wet yu.Yu gɛ yes? Listin fayn.Yu gɛ yay? Opin dɛm.Yu gɛ at? Sheb am.Unu bia o!Tin we de bia na dis wi wɔl tide,We de pan drɛg wi ɔl kayn say,In go kɔt… Continue reading Chief Michael

The Fisherman’s Ring

My Aunt, like many, was taken through life in a direction not of her choosing nor will. However she remained stoic, with an acceptance to carry on throughout the process.We would often discuss ‘destiny’.  Never coming up with answers, only more questions and a few maybes…Are we it’s true master? Why bother if it’s already… Continue reading The Fisherman’s Ring

The Spark

One of the most important lessons I learnt from my Aunt came about through simple observation. When talking with her, she would listen intently and speak in a very measured manner… and when she did, it was most often punctuated with a great parable that would often stay with you, to be pondered upon. This… Continue reading The Spark

The Committee

PRINT ORDERS Should you wish to own a fine-art reproduction of any of my paintings, please contact me with your requirements. All reproductions are printed on beautiful archival quality fine art prints using acid-free papers and neutral inks. With no acidity in the ink or the paper, the print can be guaranteed a lightfastness (fading)… Continue reading The Committee

The Soughing Wind

PRINT ORDERS Should you wish to own a fine-art reproduction of any of my paintings, please contact me with your requirements. All reproductions are printed on beautiful archival quality fine art prints using acid-free papers and neutral inks. With no acidity in the ink or the paper, the print can be guaranteed a lightfastness (fading)… Continue reading The Soughing Wind

Sonder

The profound feeling of realizing that everyone, including strangers passed in the street, has a life as complex as one’s own, which they are constantly living despite one’s personal lack of awareness of it.-Extract taken from The Dictionary of Obscure Sorrows “Everyone you meet is fighting a battle you know nothing about.Be kind. Always.”  ― Brad… Continue reading Sonder