About The Author I am an artist, soy artista, writer and native English speaker from The Untied States who has moved to a small remote island in Panama. I live off-the-grid with solar power and a water catchment system and I am currently working diligently to learn Spanish in my newly adopted country. You can visit my website and view my artwork at A Walk In The Art This Blog Post This post is going to…Read more
I Live off the grid on a small island in Panama. It is truly paradise but living with water catchment and solar power is a change of lifestyle and a true learning experience in leaving the smallest footprint possible.
There are many hidden treasure here and one such treasure is “Shampoo Ginger” or the Zingiber Zerumbet flower that grows here. It is in my opinion, one of the most fascinating plants I have ever seen. The beehive like structure, texture and rich spectrum of colors from creamy green, then yellow and orange, and finally to a vibrant deep red are incredibly remarkable, especially to an artist/photographer like myself. I have recently started a…Read more