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Phones, Nostalgia and a Holiday

  • Bette Davis was fantastic.
  • I really want to visit L.A.
  • Sleeping in was unproductive, but needed.
  • I feel like I am on the right track in life.
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I am stuck...

by how sharing our weakness and difficulties is more nourishing to others than sharing our qualities and successes.

                      – Jean Vanier

July 8th.

I woke up earlier than usual. The previous night I couldn’t fall asleep. I guess in my mind the longer I stayed up the longer I would be able to prolong the inevitable.I struggle to get out of bed. 753 more words


The unique Brazilian singer and lyricist Kátia Moraes began her career in Rio de Janeiro in the 80’s with her energetic band “O Espírito da Coisa.” Since then she has performed and/or recorded with Sérgio Mendes, Airto Moreira, Oscar Castro-Neves, Elba Ramalho, Rita Lee, Praful, Marc Antoine, George Duke, Slovenian composer Rok Golob, Sandy and Junior, Banda Cheiro de Amor, and also with Latin Grammy nominee, Alex Acuña’s and Justo Almario’s “Tolú,” and Grammy nominee “Latin Project,” among others. 51 more words


The Airborne Toxic Event at Amoeba

The Airborne Toxic Event
February 25, 2015

Around this time I was interning in Hollywood that happened to be a few blocks away from Amoeba. 221 more words



Marcel Camargo was born and raised in São Paulo, Brazil to a “musical extended family;” he started learning to play guitar, percussion and sing with his uncle. 416 more words



Ana Barreiro is a jazz drummer based in Los Angeles who carries her Brazilian roots to various musical situations.

“Barreiro was a constant source of joy the entire evening with a very clear and precise ride cymbal sound.” Robert Bush, jazz critic NBC San Diego. 133 more words