“Noise proves nothing. Often a hen who has merely laid an egg cackles as if she laid an asteroid.”
(I needed a chuckle and hope that the above quote gave you one as well!)
(Jama Ecuador) Half of the month of May has passed, and I am just emerging from this mosquito-induced fog. My friend Cesar complained of a tightness in his neck today, and later he mentioned an ache in his foot. I remembered well the first arthritic aches, the ones that began a few days after I finished the mosaic mirror for the ladies’ room at Palo Santo.
Luchi’s mother (Nieve) helped with the task, and she later said, “When you asked if you could paint something, I thought you were just going to paint the mirror a different color!” Nieve helped paint many layers of precise color that created the mosaic effect. Continue reading