Salvadorans do not forget their martyrs! They hold their memories in high esteem on an annual basis.


On a trip to Copenhagen, I enjoyed learning about the Scandinavian tradition of three-year olds giving up their pacifiers. They write notes, place them and their nuks in plastic bags to hang on “Pacifier Trees” — one of which we found somewhat off the beaten path in Fredericksburg Have (Gardens) near the zoo. We had […]


Translation by Juan Escobar “Estos niños nos dan la oportunidad de aprender” Tres de nosotros estamos parados en el bordillo de la acera de una de las clínicas de la ciudad, esperando respetuosos, mientras una madre traslada con cuidado a una furgoneta a su niño médicamente delicado. Nos cuentan que no hay ambulancias para transportar […]

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    30 West Main Street, PO Box 266
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