Staying awake is a voluntary act, but sleeping isn't. Our brain is in charge of our body and it decides when we can close our eyes and rest. In fact, most people realise that the more we try to force ourselves into 'sleep mode', the more our 'boss'
...and nudes using children with disabilities, transgender people, prostitues and members of his own family as models.
The eyes that look out from the paintings can invoke tenderness or perplexity and invite the viewer to question the moral values of
Mercedez Zurburg, Age 10
Novaschool Sunland International
A House from the Spies' Eyes
In a big city in a big building in a big place,
Lived two people who stayed there the whole day
one was staring intensely at a book
The ... tap.
A girl plays outside.
She looks like the little girl’s sister.
Her happiness dissolves.
Her hands clench tight around her mum.
Tears drip from her eyes
onto her nose and land on her mum’s arm.
...she looked into the world, the vast open world with her emerald eyes, taking it all in.
And at that moment -my heart was breaking.
that moment was purely as sweet as cinnamon, for I missed it,
missed it while the moon was gleaming and while ... and my friends are leaving,
I don’t know how I’m going to pull through,
My head is spinning, my hands are shaking,
My eyes are filling with tears,
I’m worried about what the future will bring for you because,
If you died in war, that’s one of ... window,
I leave, and feel tears in my eyes.
Teresa Torres Holgado, age 12
Sunny View School
Gazing Through the Window
Tap tap tapping on the glass,
Waiting for a response,
I try to speak,
No one can hear,
Their faces light up when they talk about their experience at Casa Ronald McDonald; their eyes sparkle and they smile as they speak. When we arrived to find out more about the work of the 40 volunteers, six were there, doing paperwork, drawing up an
Amongst the remains of a battlefield lie thousands of strewn figures half-buried in ash and soil. Their eyes are picked clean. Bullets are planted like seeds in the basket of their yellow ribs. Amongst the brittle bones of faceless
Back in the days when Gibraltar was preparing for every possible Brexit scenario, including Britain leaving the EU without a deal, it was decided that the Gibraltar Health Authority needed to be as self-sufficient as possible and less reliant on medi
...heartily, kicking their legs in the air and wiping tears of mirth from their eyes all the time pointing at him and mocking his very existence. Then they'd buy him a pint and they'd all go home, with Dave vowing never to open his daft mouth ever again.
"magnetic" works in her collection. Make-up as mask... We can't take our eyes off the frontal, deadpan gaze of this archetypal white clown. The mystery is impenetrable. Could we be looking at a fallen angel?