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On the road again

The engine groans as it grinds up the hill in a tight curve. The windshield is caked over with dust, the ochre smudged off just above the steering wheel where the wipers have been working over time. They’re taking a … Continue reading

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Coffee chat

The noise and chatter draws you in as soon as you reach the glass doors. Step into the cafe and you are overflown by raucuous laughter, heated debates, shoulderslapping and shouts for “un vino mas”. It’s hard to reach the … Continue reading

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Spring beauty

A crisp pink bud, barely containing its promise of spring, breaks off the branch of the cherry tree. It floats gently through the damp air, sailing past raindrops hanging heavy from green leaves. Paloma peers intently at its movement, arrested … Continue reading

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