the feijoada feast. as soon as we hit the table the conversation began – we learned much about the farmers, their lives, and the hopeful/tragic drama that underlines coffee in brazil. click here to read the essay brazil: dark shadows in paradise.
our time in guatemala was intense, disorienting, and beautiful – a bit like the place itself. here is a video montage of our time in this coffee-rich war-torn land. for further reading and evocative images – guatemala: ak-47s and bitter water.