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Nocturno - José Asunción Silva

Una noche,
Una noche toda llena de perfumes, de murmullos y de música de alas,
Una noche,
En que ardían, en la sombra nupcial y húmeda, las luciérnagas fantásticas, 335 more words

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Hamburguesas de verdad

Un viernes de noche cualquiera, sin nada que celebrar más que compartir un buen momento, decidimos ir a ese lugar donde mis amigos de Foursquare hacen… 589 more words


Saying goodbye to Remansito

It’s amazing how different everything looks with hindsight.  I worked with Global Infancia from 5th August 2013-28th February 2014 and there were moments when I wasn’t even sure what I had done or achieved.   1,097 more words

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I was really unwell for a week in the middle of February.  I think the heat got to me, and I had to go to the doctor and get some shots and rest up.   1,090 more words

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Healthy and Unhealthy relationships

Young people, especially teenage girls, are in a very vulnerable position as they try to juggle their various relationships (with their parents, friends and partners) and their responsibilities (school, part-time jobs and domestic duties); none more so than the girls in Remansito who face so much pressure at home as they are expected to be fully involved in the up-bringing of all younger siblings, cousins and neighbours (as seen in the picture).   1,277 more words

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What is real beauty?

After a successful first week of workshops we continued with the topic of ‘Self-esteem’, the same group of girls attended bringing a few more of their friends.   1,178 more words

International Development