Watching the sun set and the moon rise, endlessly


Fragments from my journal during my last trip to the Brazilian Amazon.

I am in the ferry boat from Manaus capital of Amazon Estate in Brazil to Santarém - from where I will start visiting small riverside communities. It is supposed to be a 36 hour journey and maybe 3 have gone by until now, I think. It´s okay, but the hot weather is getting intense. I keep falling asleep and waking up never leaving my hammock, feeling like I’m floating on a sweet creamy soup of some kind. Sometimes a light wind blows and sleep in the hammock feels very good.
They say at night it gets cold, hard to believe right now, but let’s see.
Feeling lazy. Now its 4:30pm and the weather is...