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Weyn wajar? (Where does it hurt?)

‘What’s on her mind?’ I was attempting to understand what had caused this young woman to have such a severe panic attack, when she had been making slow but significant progress over the previous few weeks. 3,171 more words


Chios tomorrow...

Tomorrow is finally the day.

As you’re probably tired of hearing me say (if you’re an avid reader of this blog, I’m looking at you, Dad), I’ll be going to Chios tomorrow. 358 more words


Watermelon days

The Elpida refugee camp is set up in an abandoned jeans factory on the outskirts of Thessaloniki. Here, standards are higher than in other camps around Greece, though we must not forget that everything is relative and very much so. 615 more words