A Word A Week: Tr0pical

Leave a comment

June 25, 2013 by allsho

Now I don’t know why that zero in “Tr0pical”. It cannot be latitude, or it would have been “Equat0rial”. It cannot be longitude, or it should have read something like “From Sahara to T0go”. So I imagine it must be just a fancy ting Sue added to spice up her challenge, and as such I am g0ing to keep it.

Now, tr0pical. I haven’t been in many tropical places. Actually only one set of tropical places, beautiful T’n’T.

Last time we went it was the first time with the children, in 2011. The elder (then 3 y.o.) decided to catch a virus and display his conquest at the origin airport, in Bologna. We almost missed the London flight because he had to be changed from socks to shirt, right while we were boarding. Unforgettable experience. It took about 4 days to get his stomach to reboot, and I suspect granny Sandra’s dhal must have sped up the healing.

Anyway, what is different in tr0pical countries from my temperate one is that they only have two seasons. And while the dry season is just a dry season, the rainy season exhibits the best, low, fast moving, tone and shade changing skies. Of course I like the rainy season better than the dry one. Or it could simply be a case of fox and grapes, who knows.

So here is some tr0pical rainy seas0n.

Cheers.

aa249 aa248 aa247

(Mayaro, Mayaro, StoreBay, for the curious ones out there)

***

(A Word In Your Ear – A Word A Week Challenge)

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Visitors read…

Back to the Blog

Il blog che viaggia nel mio tempo... ridendoci un po' su

Babù

Pittura, Fotografia, Illustrazioni di Francesca Bartalucci

Seicappelli

cos'hai in testa?

testuali parole 2.0

bisettimanale di critica letteraria

khepri65

vivi e lascia vivere

Il nuovo mondo di Galatea

Diario ironico dal mitico nordest

Pinocchio non c'è più

Per liberi pensatori e pensatori liberi

In punta di piedi

Entra in punta di piedi e spia nel buco della serratura

Alterego Blog

Alterego non è il solito blog

Lola Ivana

Around the world

L'autore spocchioso

Chi non salta un lettore è, è.. chi non salta un editore è, è..

Niente stronzate ©

Lo stabile specchio di un evanescente diario

Il Vecchio Mente

Memorie di uno scrittore dell'immaginario coi Baffi.

Frank Iodice

«Lo scrittore è una persona vigliacca, opportunista, sacrificata al gioco continuo della forma e della trama. Un individuo destinato alla perpetua insoddisfazione.»

Hic Rhodus

Rivista di argomenti e logica civile

Insegnanti 2.0

Insegnare nell'era digitale

Interlinea due

"A volte si svela l'anima solo per vedere se c'è qualcuno in grado di ascoltarla"

%d bloggers like this: