Efflorescence of Change | Photojournalism

Adapting this idea that ‘optimism is a self amplifying feedback loop” (J. Silva, 2012), this time last summer I sat in a cafe contemplating all kinds of changes. From successful plan As to rock bottom plans Es we are reminded the importance of leaving all sense of vanity behind, expanding our cultural experiences and trying to…

5 lessons from 2014

Last day of 2014! This time last year I was anxious to embark the 2014 wagon. I was halfway through the most important year of my  degree, juggling between journalism projects, a dissertation (at least 100 books to reference) and a submission of a novella  by the end of June. 2014 had a gloomy start…

Paintings part II

“Everyone must leave something behind when he dies, my grandfather said. A child or a book or a painting or a house or a wall built or a pair of shoes made. Or a garden planted. Something your hand touched some way so your soul has somewhere to go when you die, and when people…


“Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.” — Leonardo da Vinci Small Parenthesis: I had somewhere else to be. Warning:  dodgy camera angles.


According to Shelby Foote ‘a university is just a group of buildings gathered around a library.’ Do you agree- do you not? Here are a few pictures of mine. Three years (12 seasons!) went too fast.