Liter of Light

Yesterday I had the privilege of meeting the founder of Liter of Light, Illac Diaz to brainstorm. What an inspiration! Humility personified. When you meet a person who cares deeply for his fellow man and woman, and is selfless in the life he leads, it’s a humbling moment. Its an inspiration that if one manContinue reading “Liter of Light”

# 112 Emergency Porto

We were sitting enjoying an early dinner and saw smoke rising, I immediately knew it was a fire. We have seen so many homes that have been flattened by fire in Masi in Cape Town, our staff have lost everything from fires. Porto has similarities in so far as houses are crammed together and ifContinue reading “# 112 Emergency Porto”

Love locks

I thought I would quickly run out of stories , but there are stories all around us all every day, so many interesting puzzle pieces in the lives of people that are so worth telling. On my walk yesterday to the Monastery of Serra do Pilar , situated in Vila Nova de Gai we foundContinue reading “Love locks”

Please let the sun shine

At home we have washing lines, they are an eye-sore so are usually put out of sight. But here as the sun come out, washing becomes the feature that catches your eye, and in a weird way it does not look ugly? For a family of 5 I can assure you we are running outContinue reading “Please let the sun shine”

Who am I ?

Award winning film director Bruce Macdonald , passionate about causes like ‘human trafficking’ – having done amazing awareness films called CAN YOU SEE ME for A21, which have both transformed opinions, won awards and most importantly made audiences think. As a director and film maker I feel a responsibility to use the powerful medium toContinue reading “Who am I ?”