Wild and free

My little cousins, in their toddler age, has an immense love for cars and vehicles. One of them has deep love for police cars and he loves to rescue animals who are injured and take them to hospital,

Posted on July 28, 2022

And ode to laundry

I try to do my laundry at the end of every week. When the morning sun is touching my balcony doors, I feel motivated to do it early in the day, so the clothes and linen can get a good amount of fre

Posted on July 28, 2022

A new sublime

It is March 3, 2022. I am in the middle of the renovation of the house-academy in Balaguer. My home. My laboratory. Faced with the anguish that the war in Ukraine has produced in me, I propose to dem

Posted on July 28, 2022

Said the chair

‘’She was looking at me almost every single day of the last 1,5 years. Well... She was not really looking at me. I was inside her gaze but she was actually looking at the sky, the sun, the

Posted on July 28, 2022

The homesick

Every day, when I open the window, I see a picture of my hometown in Brazil.  During the gray winter days in Belgium, I look at this photo and I say to myself "today might be gray, but

Posted on July 28, 2022

The corner of memories

All my memories, all the souveniers of my roots, places I have visited, friends gifts stay together in this shrine that makes me fell I'm closer to the people and places I love.   Winne

Posted on July 28, 2022

Healing shadows

The cabinets of the hallway are filled with old photographs.  Memories flood you each time you pass. One morning, I noticed how the sunlight was focused on a particular frame. The o

Posted on July 28, 2022

The favourite kitchen

The kitchen is our favourite place, where we laugh, shout, joke and love each other.   Winner of the first prize of the contest "The experiences of living at home"

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Posted on July 27, 2022

My home

My house It is like all the others: A shelter A nest.... A place to come to, A security Reflecting our personality.... A home Everyone makes it their own way I made it With what I found, St

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Posted on July 27, 2022

Greenies from Heaven

My experience until shortly before Covid was living in a small studio of 35 square metres, with indirect light and a lot of wall and cement. That was all I could see through the windows. Installing a

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Posted on July 27, 2022

From Russia with Love

A little over a year ago and in the middle of winter, I arrived in this wonderful city. When I was still in my country, Spain, I remember that people were surprised when I told them that I was going t

Posted on July 29, 2021

Spirituality descending upon Simplicity

In Old Cairo, I went up one of the minarets that overlooks a narrow traditional commercial street that cuts through the hustle and bustle of the area. It was shortly past noon, and the sun projected t

Posted on July 29, 2021