Category Archives: Politics

Buenos Aires 3 Inspiration for a Poem

More Trips My first Monday in Buenos Aires, a city I was falling in love with at every corner, I did two trips. A city tour in the morning, giving more opportunity to explore places I had only glimpsed from … Continue reading

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The Poet’s Address to the Hacker (Bilingual)

Dear Mr hacker, thank you for wanting to be my friend, and friend of my friends, and friend of the friends of my friends. Into my life sudden and swift, arriving with your dirty tricks disguised and distorted, I made … Continue reading

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The Disappeared / Los desaparecidos (bilingual)

Bustling, busy, beautiful, Buenos Aires. A tourist trip drops into the square, The Pink House of power, walls tainted in blood, from beginning. A soothsayer’s prediction of future crimes? Los desaparecidos, los desaparecidos. Bustling, busy, beautifu,l Buenos Aires. A tourist … Continue reading

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Let Them Eat Cake and Cook Porridge.

I originally wrote this article for the Bugle Magazine, published by Bethany Christian Trust in 2011 , a local charity that works with homeless people.   I have decided to post again in 2014 ( new comments in italics) because of … Continue reading

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#Food Glorious Food

#Food Glorious Food.

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#Food Glorious Food

260,000 died because of the famine in Somalia in 2011-12 according to UN statistics. This occurred because of a cocktail of the worst drought in sixty years and aid relief not getting through because of rebel military extremists.  Thousands of … Continue reading

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Let Them Eat (Christmas) Cake.

I originally wrote this article for the Bugle Magazine, published by Bethany Christian Trust two years ago.  We are now being told that the economy is getting better and we are all going to feel it, it may be for … Continue reading

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