In Words Dwell Worlds

New Website

At long last the nineties look of my old website has been refreshed in time for spring and a new book! The navigation is streamlined and we have an elegant colour scheme. It’s still a work in progress, so do feel free to give me feedback and thanks to Eddie Faria for the design and work.   Stay tuned for ...
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September 8, 2010, Ponta Delgada

Yesterday, I went on my first long walk through the south-western part of the island. The early morning bus dropped me off at Rabo do Asno and with a trusty Sunflower guide in my hand, I walked down along a farmer’s trail towards Moisteros. The town literally called “monastaries” is about 11 km away, and the path wanders past small ...
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September 2, 2010, Ponta Delgada

The sea is perfect for swimming, the cobbled stone pathways great for walks. Less so are the basalt rocks lining the sea at Ponta dos Caetanos. I was trying to walk along the seashore clambering over spongiform rocks that look like a moonscape when my knee decided to let me know that she was unhappy with such misadventures. But we ...
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