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 14, 2010, Biscoites

I arrived in the island of Terceira yesterday on the Hellenic Wind. This Greek ferry has been put into service by the Azorean government, and runs mostly empty given its gigantic size. Maybe because it is empty or because the waves are particularly rough that day, the boat pitches and rolls quite a bit on the journey, and I am ...
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September 10, 2010, Sete Cidades

The bus to the village of Joao Bom “John the good” leaves Ponta Delgada harbor at 9:30 AM. By 11 AM, I am on the trail climbing, climbing the 500m to the top of the volcano of Sete Cidades. This is the westernmost volcanic mount that forms the island of Sao Miguel. The walk up the slope is grueling and ...
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