Famous Writers Portugal – the writers retreat chooses one – Miguel Torga

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Portrait 1st in a series: Miguel Torga The Portuguese writer Miguel Torga was born in Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro a region way up  the northern most point of Portugal  in 1907 but studied medicine at the University of Coimbra, (O…

From the Alentejo to Central Portugal in search of the best place in Portugal to write

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Portugal is an extraordinary diverse country balanced right on the very tip of the European  Western peninsula  and has fascinated writers since the beginning of time. It has a spirit which survives despite tremendous hardship and pain. Fado lyrics speak…