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Warnings 1

CHAPTER 2 – Warnings

The first I heard of what was heading our way, was that Monday afternoon. It was my wife – her name is Grace – who first told me what was coming. 892 more words

Racconti di lavoro

Il tifone Glenda settimana scorsa ha costretto centinaia di persone a trovare rifugio nei centri di evacuazione. Noi abbiamo passato la mattinata a cucinare quattro pentoloni di zuppa di pollo e verdure per alleviare il disagio degli sfollati. 825 more words

Un Tifone Nello Zaino

Paradosso in giorni di pioggia

Pioggia insistente, nuvole dense e vento scorbutico. Il sole implacabile sembra davvero lontano anni luce e il tempo è scandito dal ritmo asincrono della pioggia sulle lamiere dei tetti. 401 more words

Un Tifone Nello Zaino

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Adi ha amun balay
Naghuhulat ha imo
Kaiha mo man umabot
Guin kalimtan na gad ako

Kada minuto guin iihap ko
Hantod dumangat an im’ ti-ngog… 165 more words


Tranquility 5

Like all rural towns in the Philippines, Alangalang is long and narrow, bisected lengthways by the main road.

It first caught my eye some years ago because of three very large trees by the roadside through the town. 935 more words

Jun & Rita Brazil, the spunky dressmakers

Everyday in the past several months, Jun and Rita Brazil have gotten up early, helped their kids prepare for school, and then Jun would start his day of odd jobs – walking around Tacloban looking for anyone who needed his services as a tailor, a hairdresser, or any of the other jobs he could do. 1,401 more words