Pichi and I

By gregebersole

May 21, 2014

Category: Travel

Leave a Comment »

Today, my friend, Liceth, and I went to Siloé, found two drivers with motorcycles and then went up to the Los Pozos soccer field where Pichi and his kids were practicing. Liceth had never been to Los Pozos and wanted to see it. We talked with Pichi for awhile. I had brought up a copy of the article that the newspaper, El País, did on me last August after my Siloé photo exhibition. He hadn’t seen the article. A lot of the story has to do with him and his friendship and how he helped me work on my photo project in Siloé. The kids were happy to see me. Pichi told them I’m leaving on Sunday and they should say goodbye to me. I’ll really miss Pichi and all the kids on his teams. He and his wife are finally on Facebook, so we can keep in touch. They don’t have a computer, but they can get internet on their smartphone.

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

%d bloggers like this: