News of this nature never comes at a good time. The first message I opened this morning was from my friend, Roxane David, in Villa Obregón. The message was brief and to the point. Her husband, Ed Gilliam, died around midnight today of a heart attack. No life can be easily summarized in an essay. And it is even more difficult when larger-than-life personalities enter and exit our lives. Most of us knew Ed from his art. His love was abstract expressionism, a passion he acquired while studying art at Berkeley. Art formed the core of my relationship with him. But it was not how we met. A couple of years after I moved to Mexico, I heard about a project that caught my interest. Our area of Mexico is surrounded by farms. During the planting and harvesting seasons, migrant workers from southern Mexico come to the area with their families to work in the fields. They are primarily Mixteco. My doctor at the time was instrumental in setting up a compound that provided
Published by mexpatriate at August 10, 2020 7:38 pm.mexpatriate →
SAN MIGUEL DE ALLENDE. - We bring you the story of three artisans from San Miguel: Hermes, Ignacia and Edith, who tell us how the issue of the pandemic affected them, since with the arrival of Covid-19 the economy stopped, almost all the businesses in San Miguel had to close, in particular ...
Published by News San Miguel at August 10, 2020 3:52 pm.News San Miguel → English →
A mural in progress. Jorge kept working… While Javier paused to chat and pose. Also seen August 4, 2020 in Barrio de Jalatlaco, this time on Alianza.
Published by View From Casita Colibrí at August 10, 2020 12:14 pm.View From Casita Colibrí →
Madrid, (EuropaPress). Miguel Bosé has once again been at the center of the controversy. The singer has once again revolutionized social networks with his controversial position regarding the coronavirus, and the artist seems to be totally against the future vaccine. A Twitter user shared a graphic showing the ...
Published by Zona Franca at August 10, 2020 11:43 am.Zona Franca → English →