Parte 1: Bater no fundo

Ultimate Power Fitness Games 2018, por Fernando Ramos

3 de fevereiro, 2020

Há uns meses comecei a ponderar e tomei uma decisão. É uma decisão que não foi tomada de leve. Precisei de algum tempo para realmente dar este passo e dizê-lo, em voz alta, escrevendo-o naquela língua que para mim tanto tem de impessoal como de pessoal…

Anniversary Cup of the Portuguese Weightlifting Federation (9/2019)

10 de janeiro, 2021

Tenho evitado. Tenho resistido à tentação de sair da conversa de grupo da equipa, deixar de seguir amigos atletas das redes sociais, e até de dar uma olhadela no levantamento da malta do ginásio antes de ir para o meu canto. Sou uma mentirosa. …

Ultimate Power Fitness Games 2018, shot by Fernando Ramos

3 de fevereiro, 2020

Há uns meses comecei a ponderar. Ponderei e decidi. É uma decisão que não foi tomada de leve. Precisei de algum tempo para realmente dar este passo e dizê-lo, em voz alta, escrevendo-o naquela língua que para mim tanto tem de impessoal como de pessoal. Até…

self-portrait in Cagliari, Sardegna (2020)

October 9th, 2020

Dear grandma,

I don’t know where you are, but I know I don’t have an address to send you this letter. I don’t know if you can feel anything, but I’ve got to pour my heart out somewhere in hopes that somehow, you can.

I read your…

Self-portrait (2021)

When I heard about domestic violence, I wasn’t told it wouldn’t be painful. I wasn’t told it could make you feel peace and ease. I wasn’t told you would feel like you can finally trust someone and not be misunderstood. I wasn’t told that it would make you feel like…

(2021)

If you’ve been aware of the news lately, you’ve most likely heard of the case of Sarah Everard, a 33-year-old woman who disappeared as she was walking home in Brixton, south London on the night of March 3rd.

This story has triggered a movement across all social media, as women…

Self-portrait (2021)

A few years ago I read an interview about Artificial Intelligence in which Australian anthropologist Genevieve Bell mentioned that “Humanity’s greatest fear is about being irrelevant”. At that moment of my life, I was going through what is popularly known as an existential crisis, so I was highly hypervigilant on…

Jennifer Santos

Research scientist by day, storyteller by night

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