Half Full…

Today it’s happening, tomorrow will be another day. I woke up this morning with a good feeling for the running day but up to now I was not able to figure out why. As a matter of fact nothing has changed in my life but I felt I could see life, at least for today, […]

Friendship? Bullshit…

One bottle of good Portuguese wine, “vinho verde”, white line, one portion of “codfish handjob”, one portion of pork tripes, much of (great) Portuguese bread and olives and there we were, ready for another evening of caustic soda production. Talking was flowing the better the bigger was the amount of consumed alcohol. It is like […]


This post is my tribute to number forty-nine! Forty-nine is a relevant number cause is the one right before fifty, which, in principle, is the topmost of the upmost numbers. For a man, of course.

May the gods be with me… and with myself!

My Dwarves

Life not always makes sense and not all thoughts flowing in our mind seem to be completely related to our day by day or connected to our current state of spirit. For some reason I woke up one of these days with a short sentence which insisted quite a lot on not leaving my brain […]

E Viva l’España…

Good To Be Back!

Almost completing one year after my return from Brazil, where I and my family managed to survive to a two years international assignment, I feel like marking the actual date much more due to the fact that I left Brazil than because I’m back in my home country. As cheering myself up it’s one of […]

LASER, please!

Enough is enough! I can’t stand anymore the mistaken everybodies around me showing a total lack of respect for this wonder of technology called LASER!

What’s wrong with you, people? What makes you to be not sensible to sensitivity of science purists like me? It’s elementary (my dear Dr. Watson): if you don’t know it, […]

The other margin…

This blog is since long ago enriched, in its header, with a picture on which I review myself: grayscale Arrábida’s Bridge or, in Portuguese, “Ponte Da Arrábida“. The project of this bridge was placed under reponsibility of Portuguese civil engineer Edgar Cardoso, approved in 1955 and the works for erecting it started in March 1957. […]