Beanblossom Bottoms

Barranquilla, Colombia, May 1974—After losing touch with his familia Colombiana for 48 years, Higgs’s relationship with them was reestablished when Luz Martinez (right) contacted the author on social media in spring 2023. In October, Higgs visited her and sister Patricia, who now live in Spain, shown here in 1974 with father Hilario and brothers Reinaldo and Ricardo.

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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]