28 Nov '14, 9am

The Annotated Budak: Lesserus Island by @budak

The Annotated Budak: Lesserus Island by @budak

The southern tip of Lazarus Island, hidden by the long, low hill that dominates this rocky isle, boasts a shore of remarkable beauty, a bay formed by two curving walls between a coastal forest and the Straits of Singapore, into which sand, coral and seagrass have mounted a slow assault, turning what was once a barren beach into a plain of uneven terraces, where memories of picnics and other weekend pleasures lie buried under the stolons of delicate halophiles and mermaid swirls, where trees stumble and double over at the water's edge to become playgrounds for arboreal crabs, and to which the sun bids a premature farewell with a rapid dip below the slopes of St John's into a fretful west. The lower reaches of this cove, built nearly four decades ago to replace, in part, a now landlocked coast , is a crest of coral, a reef fed by currents from an ancient channel in which pla...

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