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Found this jotted on a notebook from 2010 I had completely forgotten about. Four years later, I think impatience is just another excuse for lack of discipline. Yes, lack of speed is a challenge. The dyslexia that comes from thinking ahead of the words you’re writing is a challenge. But isn’t the ability to work your thoughts into words – […]
Today is World Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Day and the official website invites everyone – whether you have been diagnosed or not – to make a wish related to MS. You can also take the opportunity to learn more about the disease and maybe demystify some preconceived notions – as well as understanding the real effects it has on all those who live with it. In […]
é office speak para “atão?, tens vida que valha alguma coisa fora daqui?”
Às vezes compensa esperarmos pela idade/altura certa para ler certos livros.
O teu pai era assim, não perdia tempo para pôr-se em contacto com altos personagens, fosse quem fosse. Escreveu ao Papa Pio XII a falar-lhe do Subud, e ao General de Gaulle a explicar-lhe as suas teorias de geo-estratégia mundial. Provavelmente terá escrito a bastantes mais pessoas, mas não me contou. Eu, ficava todo ufano de ter um primo assim, todo […]
A organizar outro blog no WordPress totalmente dedicado aos textos do meu pai – artigos antigos em papel, textos publicados em blogs e sites alheios, excertos dos livros que publicou. Brevemente, numa blogosfera perto de si.
Detachment Movie Poster ©Lafar88 How are you to imagine anything if the images are always provided for you? Doublethink. To deliberately believe in lies, while knowing they’re false. Examples of this in everyday life: “Oh, I need to be pretty to be happy. I need surgery to be pretty. I need to be thin, famous, fashionable.” Our young men today […]
I think this blog must be feeling like Sleeping Beauty’s dress.
This is harder than I thought.
Canadian music: feeding my soul since 2005. Individual praises here, here and here. It may be the cold, or the boreal forest, or the openheartedness – but I’m more in tune with their words and notes than any other on this side of the Ocean.
Devia haver parques com baloiços (e escorregas, quiçá) para adultos.
Querido Google: A tua busca de imagens devia ter um filtro que ocultasse imagens pirosas. Your truly, etc. M.
Reminder: great results come from stepping out of your comfort zone and walking into the sea with your clothes on.
A Associação Portuguesa de Arte Fotográfica abre agora o seu Curso Avançado de Fotografia, em horário pós-laboral. Diz quem já lá estudou (yours truly) que vale bem o investimento.
old photography project from 2008 – I find loads of technical faults in it now, but I still like the wittiness and it brings back some good memories. Models: Carla & Fred ©Marta Tomé