Isidora & impatience

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 – […]

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Make a wiSh

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 […]

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correspondências

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 […]

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projectos

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.  

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connection

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 […]

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oh, canada!

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.

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