Saudade is a Portuguese word that means you miss something, or that you are longing or yearning for something or someone that you love and that is not with you. It’s told to be a very profound and nostalgic feeling and almost always an important part of the Portuguese soul. We, as a people, as a […]
Uno, Nessuno e Centomila it’s the original, italian title of the last novel by the italian author Luigi Pirandello (see the Wikipedia english page on the title). I’m not really sure if I got in contact with title, in Portuguese (Um, ninguém e cem mil), in Ansião (the vilage I studied and grow in), or […]
It’s December. The shortest day of the year is approaching at high speed. The temperature is low, but after some time you start adjusting to it. And I guess that after you’re exposed a lower temperature and then the temperature rises a bit, your body see it as a blessing, and is thankful for the […]
Did you already saw the video Life on Facebook? It counts the story of a man using the facebook interface to tell the story.
I walk slowly from home to the work in the morning, and do the same path in the oposite direction most days. Somedays my steps take a detour from this usual path, getting me to the coffee across the street from the office and I stay there for a couple hours after work, other days […]
I have a lot of blogs. And I’m really lazy. And when the task I’m doing is migrate blogs from one platform to another, I start asking myself… Should I migrate them all? Should I kill some of them? Should I keep them in the current platform until I have time to migrate them? In […]
For too long I used my own blog engine, that is still available, and that I still use in some of my blogs. But that will be a thing of the past soon. Very soon I would like to say. Unfortunately, migrate all the blogs I have, including porting the content to the new versions […]