Mais importante que falar sobre destinos, durações ou histórias--pelo menos na minha nova opinião sobre as coisas--é explicar motivos. E o meu maior motivo para ter um novo diário de bordo, quatro anos depois da minha última viagem, é um só: eu sou uma pessoa fechada, mas com pensamentos demais para guardar dentro de mim. … Continue reading Novo diário de bordo: Abertura
If you've read the latest chapters of my superhero book, you already met the mysterious "friend" my main character, Roberto, tries to hide. Rob is a druid, from an old tribe of native Brazilians from Amazon and, as you'll discover today, he has someone close to him. This someone's name is "Anhangá" and he was … Continue reading About my characters and heritage, and the fires in Brazil
The connections we create with our characters and with the worlds we build are exactly what makes writing so exhausting, so emotionally draining. And also the reason, I reckon, why we're so protective of our work.
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And it wasn't just any friend. It was a friend I thought I'd carry for life, through this hard, filled-of-sorrow moment I'm passing through to the pink-colored, lime-and-lilies-scented moments that are waiting for me. It was a friend who co-wrote a book with me... a book which will never be published, even though it's completed, … Continue reading Rambling: last month, I lost a friend.