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Parties, Cadillacs, potatoes, Valentines ……and blogging

Tweet Yesterday was Valentines day.  They call it the day of love here for anybody or anything.  You can even say I love my cow.  I actually prefer this to the sloppy fake romantic rubbish that has been marketed to … Continue reading

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My Unbearable Lightness of Being in Guatemala

Tweet I had no specific plans to emigrate from my country and if I did, in my daydreams, it was to my neighbouring countries of France or Spain that I pictured myself setting up home.   I had lived or … Continue reading

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