A friend introduced us to this incredible “swimming hole” a little south of Tulum on the ocean side of the highway. It is an open cenote with cool fresh water bubbling up in the dark middle from more than 60 meters.
In order to pay for books for the Leyendo libraries I have organized several fundraising concerts of local musician friends. The latest was in February with Canadian Blues artist Brent Parkin and his band on Joe Colada’s rooftop. Me welcoming the … [Continue reading]
For several years I have assisted students in the schools that the KKIS Project assists to create a large art project to help raise funds at their annual auction. This year about 30 of their high school scholarship students gathered under a huge … [Continue reading]
Last summer a dear friend and lover of libraries passed away in Playa del Carmen and willed all his bookcases to my library project. A teacher friend suggested that an elementary school in Bosque Real named after the Mexican poet Andres Henestrosa be … [Continue reading]
Amazing candlemaker. Oops! One more studio in Oaxaca I failed to include. After the red pottery we went back across the valley to Teotitlan del Valle the village that specializes in woven wool rugs and bags. I had visited these studios on my last … [Continue reading]