That’s right, we were shopping in downtown Istanbul and who did we run into in the English book shop?    Nazim Hikmet – the very one.   I know he’s everyone’s favourite Turkish poet, and why not?  I can’t thank my buddy JJ in Calgary enough for introducing me to Nazim’s books.  Unfortunately they only had the one book that I already have a copy of.  Here we are together:

Cate and Nazim in Istanbul