Daily Archive: December 4, 2011

Porta do Sol (Doors of the Sun) Part 2


As promised, here is the end (more or less, adore the Portuguese adore translating literally into English with such results as , ‘How are you?’ ‘More or less.’): The lady threw her cigarette… Continue reading

Rua Sao Bento


Some expresso images of Rua Sao Bento, known as the birthplace of one of Lisboa’s most celebrated Fadista’s, Amelia Rodrigues and incidentally, inconspicuously down the road from Amelia’s Casa-Museu (house museum) the Portuguese Parliament. At… Continue reading

The Frog Flatmate


Faits Divers This word for incidents of daily life reported in the news doesn’t quite seem to exist in English. The following fait divers of my life blends at some point into fiction.… Continue reading