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Field Lane and larceny, then and now

Field lane was once a narrow alley that led to Saffron Hill (once fields and gardens belonging to Ely Place and filled with actual saffron), and formed part of a tangle of the narrow lanes and courts that contained some of London’s most desperate poverty. 818 palabras más

Walking

Flora Tristan's London Journal

Flora Tristan (1803-1844) is half vile aristocrat and half tireless feminist fighting in the face of tremendous odds — I know, I know those aren’t exclusionary things, but their combination left me continuously unsettled. 1.613 palabras más

Books

HOOP one year later

I visited the ‘Escuela de HOOP’ on both Thursday and Friday.

Much has changed, but much has also stayed the same. Flora Tristan hasn’t changed much – though they did put a little playground by the bus stop. 594 palabras más

Kids

Easter Party at Selva Alegre

This past Saturday, HOOP held their monthly outing for the kids, and it turned out to be a huge success. We’ve been planning this party for many weeks now, and with Semana Santa this week, it was apt for our party to have an Easter theme. 600 palabras más

My first day at HOOP Peru

It’s been a couple days since I’ve posted anything but I’ve made it to Arequipa at long last, thanks to the good folks at Peruvian Airlines. 310 palabras más