Homegrown Karima’s Photos

The Nefertiti Nightgown

The Nefertiti Nightgown

One early morning, I arose and dressed quickly, throwing my nightgown thoughtlessly on the bed. When I looked back, I saw this: an unmistakable image of the legendary Egyptian queen. Photo Credit: Karima Vargas Bushnell

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Nixon Eggplant 1

Nixon Eggplant 1

Whether or not I get famous for my books, I'll undoubtedly go down as the discoverer of the Nixon Eggplant. Just minding my business in the Seward Coop on 4th St. and there it was. A truly uncanny likeness. Photo Credit: Karima Vargas Bushnell

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Flowering Beauty

Flowering Beauty

The Saint Petersburg Mosque The location of this, in a big Russian city, surprised me! Begun in 1882 with help from Count Tolstoy, the Emir of Bochara, and Emperor Nicholas II, it stored medical equipment under the Soviets but was returned to the Muslim community in...

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