We are waiting for the break of a storm of proportions. Brasil has declared a red alert for this area, but as usual, Uruguay’s weather forecast agency has just labelled it orange because it’s always preferable to risk the population than to face criticism if things don’t get that bad.
As a foreword to the main event we’ve had three days of unbereable heat, humidity and low pressure. Ants, by the million, have invaded my backyard in a mad frenzy without rhyme or reason. And at some point in these three days my beloved plumb tree blossomed!
Astonishingly beautiful and miraculous as always it never fails to fill me with a deep sense of wonderment and marvel at the world and nature.