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Monthly Archives: February 2013

18 Feb 2013

The Silmarillion Choosing a book from the hundreds I already read and now live in my bookshelves was uncannily easy… The Silmarillion by Jrr Tolkien was the first book to come to my mind when the challenge to select a favourite appeared. As life is not a linear voyage, with a start and a finish, The Silmarillion is a book of many journeys, many lives and many stories that provide a glimpse of the origins of the most iconic fantasy […]

18 Feb 2013

J.R.R. Tolkien

J.R.R. Tolkien

18 Feb 2013

Joana Neto Lima – O Silmarillion (The Silmarillion) – J.R.R. Tolkien

04 Feb 2013

The Art of War “The best way to win, little daughter, very often is simply to retreat …” This I was told in a low but firm voice, while I was crying tucked in the giant lap of my father. I do not remember the “painful" event that led me to stoically endure the tears until I was in the presence my most precious life consultant – but I know I spent a whole day feeling humiliated for not having defeated any classmate, in what today […]

04 Feb 2013

Sun Tzu

Sun Tzu

04 Feb 2013

Joana Latino – A Arte da Guerra (The Art of War) – Sun Tzu