Sunday Afternoons

Sunday Afternoons

#6 Sunday Afternoons

Photo: Mirian Silva Photography

Do more of what you love

My phone beeped and a weird notification showed up on the screen.  I have one of those message systems that tries to transcribe whatever a person is saying, most of the time, into some jumbled words.   As I was getting ready to delete it, anticipating it to be spam, I decided to listen to it.  A long time friend had passed away. I felt a sudden sadness and everything that I was excited about just seemed to dissipate.   Welcome to my Sundays Afternoons read more

Sunday Afternoons

#5 Sunday Afternoons

Photo: Mirian Silva 

After 12 hours, my body finally said it was time to wake up.  It was a sunny 75 degree day, and as any other weekend, I got up and sat in front of the computer to continue working on my many projects.   However, I couldn’t really focus and since I needed to run a few errands, I decided to go out.  So I hopped in the shower,  pulled my hair up to a pony tail, put my shades on and bounced.

I began to drive without a destination and headed west in the direction of a few mountains that I’ve been curious to see since I moved to Arizona.  I rolled down my windows, blasted the radio and enjoyed the fresh and crisp wind on my face.   read more

Sunday Afternoons

#4 – Tarde de Domingo (Sunday Afternoons – Brazilian Edition)

Shit! Was the first word I uttered as I looked at my phone and realized I had slept in.  I hate when that happens.  I don’t quite feel like myself.  After all, who cares about time when you are in Rio. Ha!  This morning, however, I needed to be up early since one of my great friends was coming over to visit.  It had been yearssssss since we last saw each other…about 7 years.  I was excited!  read more