Beanblossom Bottoms

Barranquilla, Colombia, May 1974—The author’s journey to the world’s greatest river began in the mid-1970s, when he operated an importing business called Steven C. Imports with his Colombian partner Hilario Martinez. Surrounding him in this photo are four Martinez children: Estella, Patricia, Reinaldo, and Ricardo, clockwise from the left. | Courtesy photo

Ron Eid
Publisher at Limestone Post
Ron Eid started Limestone Post Magazine with Lynae Sowinski in 2015 as an online publication featuring long-form stories about the arts, outdoors, social issues, and a variety of other topics relevant to Bloomington and south-central Indiana. An award-winning writer and editor, Ron has written feature stories about the arts, culture, sports, business, and adventure travel for publications across the country. He can be reached at [email protected]