Why does it rain so much, momma?


A rainy day          Popayán El Cauca, Colombia


Why does it rain so much, momma? It’s the angels, Darling. They’re crying. 


In the fog         Chipre, Manizales, Caldas, Colombia

At ten o’clock in the morning the temperature was twenty-four degrees, and it rained. For the beginning of February, the temperature was in the usual range, but the rains weren’t. A drizzle could be, but the streets woke up to find themselves flooded. They said that El Niño had brought the early rains, that normally they belonged to the months of March and May.


Viewpoint        Manizales, Caldas, Colombia

Those things, and more were mentioned to explain what they didn’t understand, for though they had many opinions; nobody knew why it rained so much.

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