Monthly Archives: November 2011

Que lindo sonar

4 November 2011 It is late and I should be sleeping, but my head is crowded and it will not allow the thought of rest. Earlier this evening I was sitting on the porch of Mamas y Tapas in Pucon, … Continue reading

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Valparaiso

25 October 2011 In striking contrast to the quiet and dusty streets of Quintero rises the colorful and eccentric city of Valparaiso. Just an hours bus ride South, Valpo ripples with energy and the feeling that the city itself is … Continue reading

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Quintero and Playa Ritoque

20 October 2011 – 28 October 2011 I made it out of the airport in Santiago as the sun was rising through a thick haze.  The haze covered any chance of seeing the mountains and I soon realized it was … Continue reading

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The long journey down

Fiona in Santiago Airport 17 October 2011 – 20 October 2011 I checked in at the airport in Phoenix at 5pm on the 17th of October.  Mom fought back tears which made me fight back tears, but while I sat … Continue reading

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It started in Oregon

2-October-2011 – 17 October 2011 (I began writing for the blog before I set it up, so the post dates do not yet correspond to the actual dates of writing.  I’m trying to catch up. 🙂 This is the beginning … Continue reading

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Why and How

Alright, before we get to the good stuff I figure I should answer the most common questions.  It’s nice because I’ve been asked so many times that the narrative is nicely condensed now, lucky for anyone who may want to … Continue reading

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