Oh, hello, Thursday. If it’s Thursday it must be life: examined day. Thursday is a solid marker in the week owing to my commitment to write and publish this newsletter. Most of my hours, days, and weeks move in a flexible and unstructured way. I have but few things that tie me t…
mural at Casa da Cultura, Setúbal If you're anything like me, you hold strong convictions. You've thought a lot about ideas and ethics, carving out a u…
O Museu de Setúbal/Convento de Jesus Hello, and welcome to new life: examined readers. I’m glad you’re here. I'm staring at the proverbial blank page (…
Tips for a Successful Move Abroad
I’ve written previously about living an ordinary life and how the thought of such terrified me when I was younger. Terrified that I might look back ove…
Happy Day of Portugal, Camões, and the Portuguese Communities (Dia de Camões, de Portugal e das Comunidades Portuguesas)! In addition to celebrating th…
(thank you to all the kind readers who alerted my that my Buy Me A Coffee link was redirecting to Apple—and I haven’t even been looking at their websit…
Hello, dear reader. I have a longer essay in the works for you, but I’ve had many messages and requests to create a Setúbal snapshot gallery like the o…
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