Narratives about Pirabas, Brazil.
Memoir of Pirabas, Brazil, Part 1: the village, boats, and dancing - I arrive in the fishing town of Pirabas, hop on a boat with strangers, and step on their toes trying to dance with them.
Memoir of Pirabas, Brazil, Part 2: villagers - Meet some of the villagers we interviewed in their homes and work places about their views of social and cultural norms.
Memoir of Pirabas, Brazil, Part 3: children, school, and a burial plot - What we learned about the school in Pirabas, cute kids we met and the most melancholic interview.
Memoir of Pirabas,Brazil, Part 4: my favorite villagers - As the title suggests ... a brief description of my time with three particularly memorable people.
Memoir of Pirabas, Brazil, Part 5: back in time on Ilhe du Buraco - A boat trip to a delightful, antiquated island
In Tuesday Tales:
The Invisible Photo Ray - the Mystery of Kids and Cameras
Dancing the Brazilian Night Away ... sort of ... depending on your definition of dancing
In Travel Essays:
Archipelago of Eve - My personal experiences living in a village in Brazil meet fables of Biblical characters in this metaphorical piece.
I Think They're Saying They Want to Take Us for a Ride