Monthly Archives: December 2012


Almost four months ago I did my first tattoo. A day before my birthday. I’m really proud of it. It makes me smile every time I look at it. It is beautiful. It is empowering. It is me. “What is … Continue reading

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A Lesson.

Charlie – “I know these will all be stories someday. And our pictures will become old photographs. We’ll all become somebody’s mom or dad. But right now these moments are not stories. This is happening, I am here and I … Continue reading

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Busy Being Happy.

Last week was pretty busy. A lab meeting where I presented my weird results on Wednesday afternoon. A music concert to raise money for Amnesty International on Wednesday night. A Christmas Dinner with my PhD homies on Thursday night. A … Continue reading

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The Right Person. The Wrong Time.

I found you when I least expect it. I feel warm and cosy around you. It is a mix of respect, honesty, trust, admiration, physical attraction and friendship. You encourage me to follow my dreams and to conquer my fears. … Continue reading

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Martim Moniz. A multi-ethnic neighbourhood.

It was a rainy day. Me and my good friend were having lunch at my new house. I made Tandoori Chicken with Mango Relish. It was delicious. She looked at me with a smile and said  “You are becoming more … Continue reading

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