Blogjourney in memory of Pedro Taborda

Pedro Taborda

Pedro was a paradox. He seemed distant but he was close. He seemed busy but he was available. He seemed serious but he was hilarious. He seemed dumb but he was intelligent. He seemed arrogant but he was tolerant. He seemed cautious but he was adventurous. The fact the he seemed to be the first before he actually was the second made him – even more – special and likable. Lovable.[continue reading]

Being his little and only brother, I experienced first-hand the impact of his apparent characteristics... [continue reading]

Search on the map or by words the stories of his friends

[New York] - 02.10.2017 - Javier Aguila


Two things always came, come and will come to my mind when thinking of my Read more

14.09.2017 - Mother

Short stories

Com 14 anos foi apanhado sem bilhete , no autocarro e o fiscal, levou-o esquadra para ser identificado e pagar multa. Como não tinha dinheiro para pagar a totalidade, polícia ficou de ir lá a casa, cobrar. Passados uns dias, em casa, tocaram porta e Pedro foi abrir. Era um polícia e ele viu logo do que se tratava. À pergunta do polícia: -O Sr. Pedro Miguel da Cunha Taborda, está? Pedro respondeu: -Ah! É Read more

14.09.2017 - Mother

Academic life story

School life: 1978/1979 Colégio “A Toca”, at Parede. 1979/1985 Queen Elisabeth School, Lisbon 1985/1987 Escola Read more

01.09.2017 - Jose Lara


There’s a place I go to Where no one knows me It’s not lonely It’s a necessary thing It’s a place I made up Find out what I’m made of The nights are stayed up Counting stars and fighting sleep Let it wash over me Ready to lose my feet Take me on to the place where one reviews life’s mistery Steady on down the line Lose every sense of time Take it all in Read more

21.08.2017 - Marcello Graziuso

On the road

Route 66.  An American automatic car.  Friends.  What else?  Pedro in the back seat entertaining all Read more

06.07.2017 - Gil Azevedo

The Portuguese gang at CBS

I first met Pedro in New York in August 2003. Like everyone else, I became Read more

[New York] - 03.07.2017 - Jose Lara


My dear Pedro, What the hell was this costume? Blue hair and an inflatable palm Read more

[Cancun] - 03.07.2017 - Jose Lara


We travelled to Cancun when we finished our MBA in Columbia, June 2005 This picture Read more

29.06.2017 - Mãe - Mother

Mais fotos – More photos

Tiradas em Junho de 2014, quando veio viver para Lisboa. Pediu a um amigo, Miguel Read more

26.06.2017 - Mãe- Mother

Minha fotografia – My photo

Para o filho que sempre me encheu de orgulho em todas as fases da vida: Read more