Duchas de San Miguel de Allende (Showers of San Miguel de Allende)


This week, we’ve been having a bit of beautiful rain in San Miguel. Charcos de Alegria Saludan a la memoria Los aromas de tierra Rugen las nubes Y los canales cantan Arrullos de agua. Una batalla del cielo a la tierra Lluvias de este pueblo amado Blandecen los corazones Nos […]

Los Locos: The Crazy Ones


The Día de los Locos celebration on June 18th, is a rambunctious parade in our colonial town of San Miguel de Allende. Alter-egos and political satire mix with gender-bending fun in this once-a-year extravaganza. The parade, in honor of San Antonio de Padua, begins at the old church of San […]

Surprise & Mystery


Cuarto de Oro, 2017 ©Ted Davis My old friends, Surprise and Mystery, live here in San Miguel de Allende. Recently, on a cobble-stoned lane I peeked into a small window I’d never seen open before.  Hello! There they were, Surprise and Mystery! Surprise revealed an ancient and decayed room flooded […]