Archive for January, 2010

Sophia’s Cotacachi School Experience

Sophia’s Cotacachi School Experience

Sophia’s Cotacachi School Experience Sophia “Amelia” Rose Myers is a precocious 9 year old from Rockfort, Illinois, the only daughter of Donna and Mark Myers.  She decided to add Amelia to her list of names because she had a much-loved girlfriend with that name. I met Sophia and her parents […]

Living in Ecuador:  Healing Bath Has an Unexpected Outcome

Living in Ecuador: Healing Bath Has an Unexpected Outcome

Ritual Bath after Land Cleansing Ceremony After the shamanic land cleansing ceremony on our two parcels of land outside Cotacachi, the camioneta (truck) departed with most of our guests and the remainder of the outstanding indigenous meal Blanca had arranged for us. All the leftover food disappeared into bags, mantas […]

Quito Culture with Liliya Bykova

Quito Culture with Liliya Bykova – January 2010 Here’s a January update from our Quito Cultural Arts reporter, Liliya Bykova. Broadway show in Quito! Forever Tango, an evening of tango music and dance.  With this show in town, Buenos Aires does not seem quite so far away. FOREVER TANGO TEATRO […]