Monthly Archives: November 2012
I just launched a fundraising campaign with Indiegogo for the completion of the editing of the documentary La Casa Ausente. Please visit it, read it, watch it, make a donation, and spread the word. Thanks. Click on the picture below to go to it.
Thanks to my grandfather Toribio, who migrated from Zamora, Spain to Puerto Rico in the early 1900’s and married my grandmother Pilar whose 7th son Fernando, along with my mother Minerva, brought me to the world, I am able to become a Spanish national. After a process that took 2 years and 11 months and […]
Yesterday, Petra, Mia and I went walking in the vineyard route near the city of Biel/Bienne. It’s a bilingual city that lays in the border between the German and French-speaking sections of Switzerland. We were looking for the sun but never got it because the fog extended 300 meters above us. Instead we got a truly beautiful […]
On August 19, 2012 we went with a group of nice friends to the Rhine Falls (Rheinfall in German), the largest plain waterfall in Europe. The falls are located on the Upper Rhine between the municipalities of Neuhausen am Rheinfall and Laufen-Uhwiesen, near the town of Schaffhausen in northern Switzerland, between the cantons of Schaffhausen and […]
I was already planning to route my visit to Puerto Rico through Spain, just in case Romney won. I sent my ballot about three weeks before election day. Hopefully my vote counted. In Florida you never know. In my case it was a double whammy. Absentee and voting in Florida! Here in Switzerland and many other European countries […]