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 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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August 2, 2010, Toronto

Getting ready to leave for the Azores seems to have turned into lunches at L’Espresso Bar Mercurio, my favorite haunt in downtown Toronto, where I am catching up with friends with links to the Azorean community in Toronto and learning about all the delights the islands have to offer me as a traveler, writer, and soaker-up of culture. Tara regaled ...
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