Despite its implausible storyline and the cheesiness of it all, Casablanca remains a true cinematographic joy. Watching Casablanca’s drama unfold is the ultimate cult movie experience.
“Escribe, que algo queda” – Kotepa Delgado (a Venezuelan journalist)
“To every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven: a time to plant, and a time to pluck up that which is planted; A time to kill, and a time to heal…. A time to be born, and a time to die” . Eccleciastes.
Twenty years ago, we said: “no more” and so we left the homeland. Venezuela has not changed much since then, I am afraid. And now the country faces yet another set of problems.
In moderation, alcohol helps you make friends, it erases your awkwardness and it is even good for your health. There you have it: A magical substance, indeed.
Both, the observer and the artist are part of nature. Where does that leave the piece of art?
Paying a visit to one US National Park is completely worth your time and effort.
In a time of nuclear threats, remembering Hiroshima becomes more relevant than ever before.
Finding beauty in simplicity is a yearning embedded in human nature. Minimalism -as an expression of simplicity- lives in the most unexpected places.
An attitude of full acceptance when problems show up: open your arms and take it all in. Or else.