Day 6 · Sounds of the city

06_04

Dear diary: Today I experienced something I had never done before with a girl, something unimaginable… even dangerous. It all started when my good friend Vicent left me behind like a dog who holds a bag with used napkins in it. I don’t really care because I’m very capable of filming my documentary by myself, […]

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Day 5 · The palleter of love

05_01

Dear diary: A planetary event took place yesterday (Why do I feel like such an idiot right now?). I had my first date with Laura!!!!!!!! I was playing cool on her (checking my cell phone every 15 minutes doesn’t count), I didn’t want to look desperate (some days ago I looked for a public phone […]

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Day 4 · The fifth horseman of the apocalypse

04_05

Dear Diary: Vicent is always saying that, instead of toenails, I’ve got cockles. Maybe that physical connection to fishing is what led me to visit the Cabañal, Valencia’s sailor’s quarter. Although the only fisherman legacy that remains are the prawn’s heads people throw in the ground. I enjoyed the Cabañal very much because it’s a […]

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Day 3 · Step into a garden

03_02

Dear Diary: Love is in Viveros, everywhere you look around… Today I became a child, to become an adult afterwards, to become a criminal, to be finally innocent. Yes, that’s my life, what can I do? If a mouth says “do you want another beer?” while a pair of eyes shout “take me under this […]

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Day 2 · Endangered species

02_01

Dear Diary: I have an enormous sensibility, and I’m not talking about sensitive gums, so today I was ready and willing to stay in true ecstasy watching the wild paradise that surrounds the city of Valencia. I was going to visit the Albufera and El Saler. I can’t understand how something that should’ve turned all […]

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Day 1 · In the moon of Valencia

01_02

Dear Diary: It’s exciting to accomplish old dreams. Today I’ve arrived to Valencia, something that fills me with pride and satisfaction, as they have taught me to say here. Some years ago I was in Valencian land studying (heheh… well , all the study a scholarship student can get in this town) and left with […]

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