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Chronicles of Africa: the parallels of food – Blog Action Day 2011

Sunday, October 16th, 2011
Sharing Beans in Nigeria

Today is Blog Action Day 2011, #BAD11 it’s also international food day. The aim of Blog Action day is to simply gather together writers, bloggers, and publishers from all over the world to write about an important humanitarian global topic on the same day the world over. Past subjects have included water, climate change and poverty. I’m contributing this year… Continue reading more »

What is it like to live without food or water? Chronicles of life in Africa

Thursday, July 1st, 2010
Village African girl standing by a corner

I spent over two years living and working in Africa. I’ve not written much about it here; as at the time lack of electricity and the internet made it a near impossibility. I have everything written in hand journals. Many people have written to me asking for more about my time there and, I was planning to write… Continue reading more »

Africa – the missing years …

Thursday, January 5th, 2006
My Local Market

My Local Market From Portugal I left my overland journey for over two years in West Africa. Two years of self preparation for life I tag it these days. I lived a simple local life. I worked in a local job that allowed me to pass on my knowledge and skills to others …