events, Photography, travel

Carnaval de Barranquilla 2017

Carnaval in Barranquilla is over-saturated in the most beautiful way, as it's made up of hot sunshine, a cloudless blue dome above, loud costumes, pounding music, and a fascinating array of characters stemming from folkloric stories, traditional dances, popular culture, and the complex history of the region. I was only there for one day this… Continue reading Carnaval de Barranquilla 2017

Photo Galleries, Photo of the Week, Photography, travel

Nuquí & Termales

Photos of my 2015 visit to the municipality of Nuqui on Colombia's Pacific coast. Nuqui and its surrounding townships are each inhabited by fewer than 8,000 people, mostly Afro-descendents and indigenous communities.

Non Fiction, Writing

No soy samaria

No soy samaria, pero quiero a la ciudad como si fuera mía. No nací acá, pero la vida me ha traído a esta joya en el Caribe y ahora soy otra hija adoptiva de Santa Marta. No soy samaria, pero siento orgullo de vivir en una ciudad con tanto potencial, rodeada de playas, ríos y selvas sin… Continue reading No soy samaria