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double release from Christian+Mehata (+Chagas)

Now out: Love without Wings (SpecT 36), a haunting collaboration containing two extended ambient/noise/improvisation pieces from Paulo Chagas (Portugal), George Christian (Brazil) and Mehata Hiroshi (Japan). 98 more words


Eu estudei no Rio de Janeiro

Before I moved to Brazil, I knew that when I got there I would eventually have to find a job in order to financially support myself for longer than I had saved for. 4,018 more words


BRAZIL: Dilemma of Christopher Barber in Fluminense undergoes play well or win

RIO-Botafogo was the last rival defeated by Fluminense in a classic, in the 34th round of the Brazilian, in November 2014. The next opponent was fighting not to fall, while the tricolor was trying to climb to the G-4. 72 more words


Stay humble

Disclaimer: To any new readers, I’m not a writer. Just an FYI.

At the beginning of this year, I created a new motto for myself: … 613 more words


The Reporter at the Ayahuasca Tea Ceremony

In a piece for the Financial Times John Paul Rathbone wrote about the murder of Glauco Villas Boas, one of Brazil’s best-known cartoonists. Glauco was a leader of the Céu de Maria church, one of the many churches in Brazil that treat hallucinogenic ayahuasca tea as a sacrament. 385 more words


Welcome to the Jungle, Google Maps

Google Maps’ Street View option has been letting people virtually travel down streets in cities and towns across the world since 2007.  In 2010, it added indoor spaces, in 2012, it began adding exotic, hard to reach places, and in 2014, it added views from different time periods.   427 more words


Two birthdays for the price of one!!!

With accommodation booked in Morro do Sou Paulo, we started to discuss ideas about what we could do for my birthday. One of the suggestions that got thrown about was making a Vodka watermelon…since we never did make that juice for Tash we figured we’d take the one we bought. 1,234 more words