“Colors of Paradise” is a colorful journey on the wings of the sparrows of paradise that takes you around the lands of dreams, love, hope, smiles and tears. It tells you the real story in colors and words of the children around the world, from sad Kurdistan to the Land of the Rising Sun, from the dark Africa to the white Balkans to the place where you hear the heart beats of Tokyo.
Simko can tell you the real story of the sad lands that he has been to during his humanitarian missions around the world. In this book he draws artwork with words and writes poems in colors. This is a book of life experiences expressed through art and poetry by Simko Ahmed, a Kurdish born Japanese citizen who has been working with the international humanitarian organization “Peace Winds Japan.” Simko currently lives in Tokyo, Japan.