José Carlos Eiras Archive

Ice

Teeth chattering, I began to realize the meaning of the words the guide, who was standing, right behind my back, was shouting to the husky dog, running in front, appearing to be the leader of the group of six dogs that pulled the sled. ...Read More

Earthquake

My assistant came into my office breathless. “Crisis in Venezuela, chief technology officer is on the phone!” I didn’t worry, after all Venezuela was always in crisis, besides I knew that she was talking about our company in Venezuela and not the country, which ...Read More

Influencer

“You are very demure!” With these fateful words, almost a name-calling in the permissive days of today, André ended the relationship. Shortly after Judith, Jú learned that André had returned to his old girlfriend and that he had set the wedding date. She felt ...Read More

Gold

Night had fallen a few hours already and my apprehension was turning into fear. I kept my eyes on that narrow, steep road, trying to see beyond the darkness. I concluded that the alternative plan to spend the night and sleep in the car, ...Read More

Dona Zinha

The youngest son of “dona” Zinha left home and she made a spectacle of herself. He decided to live in another state, far away, because he had received a good job proposal and at the same time decided to take his girlfriend to live ...Read More

Terrified

I noticed something wrong with the passenger sitting in the seat in front of me. I was going to Colombia, business trip, six hours on a flight, sitting in economy class, window. The passenger in front of me, restless, kept moving in his seat ...Read More

K San

I Almost fell off my chair when the Japanese man, an executive from a large company in Japan, sitting in front of me in the restaurant, asked my hand to read my future. The Japanese, Mr. K, or as it is said in Japan ...Read More

History

“Mr.” Moacyr was visiting his friend when in the corner of his eye he saw an history book. He took the book in his hands, and immediately began to tremble his whole body, giving the greatest scare to the friend and his wife. After ...Read More

Winter

I left the terminal walking to the plane, incredibly large, four huge turbines, a jumbo. I was expecting a telescopic bridge, but there wasn’t one, so I found myself under the belly of that huge machine. In front of me a wide red-carpet staircase ...Read More

Train

It is not right to report events that occurred in a company after you have stopped working there, especially if the facts may be unfavorable to the company and even worse if you have held a position of trust with access to certain confidential ...Read More