How Can I Even Begin… Six Month Reflection of My Time in Guatemala

How can I even begin to capture in words, in letters, in pictures or in stories what these 6 months in Guatemala have meant to me? How can I even begin to describe what it has felt like to open up my bleeding heart to strangers? Some of which touch that raw beating organ with…Read more How Can I Even Begin… Six Month Reflection of My Time in Guatemala

Cómo Puedo Empezar … Mi Reflexion de Mi 6 Meses en Guatemala

¿Cómo puedo empezar a capturar en palabras, en tarjetas, en fotos, o en historias lo qué estos 6 meses en Guatemala han significado para mi? ¿Cómo puedo empezar a describir como ha sido abrir mi corazón sangrante a los extraños? Algunos tocaban el crudo órgano latiente con un toque gentil y djieron ‘gracias’. Esto es…Read more Cómo Puedo Empezar … Mi Reflexion de Mi 6 Meses en Guatemala

Blogger Recognition Award

Hey Everyone, I am very happy to announce that 'Paigezine' was nominated for its first Blogger Recognition Award. Thank you Fascinating World for nominating me. I love learning new and unusual things about nature through your writing. I myself an a lover of all things aquatic and found your post 'What An Artist!' fascinating. As a person…Read more Blogger Recognition Award

The Banana Republic- History Lessons and My Initial Interest in Guatemala

The Banana Republic. I saw these three words displayed on Mr. Johanson’s black board. With standardized testing over he was now free to teach the history he felt was important. The Banana Republic is a set of small countries in Latin America that rely/relied economically on the support of the fruit export industry. This definition…Read more The Banana Republic- History Lessons and My Initial Interest in Guatemala