Normally I do not include news stories or so-called “bad” stuff in my blog. Qualidade de Vida is meant to be a celebration of
in all its manifestations, along with some story telling about Luiz and my life here. Brazil
But the horror of the floods and mudslides in the mountain communities not too far from our home makes me feel negligent in not acknowledging this tragedy. Continuing with the happy dance that is my blog during this time seems to place me in a parallel universe. It doesn’t feel right.
You can visit this photo essay to get a greater understanding of how tragic this situation is.
This article offers a host of ways you can help with material aid or by making a bank deposit to an assistance organization.