The soft nature of Southern climates
September 11, 2019
The leaves fall early this autumn, in wind.
The paired butterflies are already yellow
Over the grass in the West garden;
They hurt me. I grow older.
- Ezra Pound
The River Merchant's Wife; A Lette (After Rihaku)
I've been asked hundreds of times what attracted me to Brazil. I wonder myself. The easy going culture was important, certainly, but the main factor was the climate, whic...