Author’s note: A humanist revelation. Having lived for several years between France and California, it was in July 2002 when I was still in mourning, dealing with the brutal loss of my father that by chance I came across an article describing ‘Burning Man’:”a desert, an ephemeral city, a symbolic man who is burnt, of art in liberty.” That whets my appetite, and I decide to go there without needing to know any more… ! When I get there it’s [...]
Every year, tens of thousands of participants migrate to the vacant heart of the wild west to celebrate this stupefying event by creating an ephemeral town, Black Rock City.
The Black rock desert, Nevada State, will be the decor of the festival. Without a doubt the experience will be extreme in this lost world. huge heat, desert storms, no shade, no shops. Everybody must survive by themselves by bringing their own food and hopefully their good spirit.