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Rejoice! A new My Five Romances is coming

Here’s something I hope you will look forward to: I will shortly be moving this blog to a new website (http://myfiveromances.com) with a more vibrant and modern layout, using a variant of the… 260 more words

All Five Romances


PALACE WALK, the first volume of the Cairo Trilogy by the Egyptian author Naguib Mahfouz, was published in 1990 in a translation from the Arabic by… 516 more words

Clarice Lispector

Translation: 'Não é ambientalista e é desinformado', diz Marina Silva sobre ministro que afirmou que conhecer Chico Mendes é 'irrelevante'

Translated Portuguese-English (translation shown in bold). Please feel free to offer suggestions or corrections.

‘Não é ambientalista e é desinformado’, diz Marina Silva sobre ministro que afirmou que conhecer Chico Mendes é ‘irrelevante’ ‘He is not an environmentalist, and he is uninformed’, said Marina Silva about the minister who claimed that knowing Chico Mendes is ‘irrelevant’ 663 more words

Language Learning

George Belasco & O Cão Andaluz - Os Cães Veem Coisas :: ALBUM REVIEW

Much of North America recently faced a rather unwelcoming start to 2019, as the end of January unleashed a sprawling, imposing cold wave unto parts of The U.S. 476 more words

Album Review

Where to eat in Lisbon

In one of my previous posts, I’d given a rundown on top things to do in Lisbon.

This post will provide a list of ideas on what and where to eat in Lisbon. 730 more words


A Horta no Inverno

Não há muitas coisas para fazer nesta estação do ano. Há algumas flores a crescer perto da casinha; jacintos, narcisos e tulipas. Os primeiros botões estão a aparecer nos ramos das groselheiras e o ruibarbo está a acordar-se.  42 more words


Top 10 Things to do in Lisbon

Starting my first post with the place that inspired me to create this blog… Lisbon.
Since my husband and I got married, we have a tradition to travel someplace we’ve never been as a couple for our anniversary (or at least one of us). 837 more words