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Night and Day

Waking in the morning here has a different feel than waking in the night. The sounds change. The roosters can be crowing anytime after 3:00 a.m. – not necessarily a harbinger of dawn – but the birds wait for a … Continue reading

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Life as a Fiesta

I am constantly examining my place in this village.  For instance, should I take part in the fiestas?  They’re a big deal here.  Whether  a traditional Quinceañeros or a small birthday party,  they create a certain buzz as the families … Continue reading

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