In Honduras, it appears that the words used to describe “something bad” in relation to the government have now been exhausted. The reaction emoji of “I am amazed” on facebook posts has been deployed in total disuse for the negative actions of the Government; people give a “laughing emoji” to the corruption, therefore the cynicismContinue reading “We ran out of words.”
In Honduras, there is a saying, which does indeed cause some humor amongst Hondurans – that is: “el Honduras de aqui y el Honduras de alla.” The Honduras over here and the Honduras over there. Now, why such a saying? It is owed mostly to the grand differences one notes between life, people and ambienceContinue reading “The Honduras over here and the Honduras over there.”
I warn you in advance dear reader, that this is going to be a long post. There is an awful lot to say. This was the tweet posted by a one Doctor Hugo Fiallos, on July 16th 2020. He took the outrageous liberty of addressing Honduran youth, imploring the next generations of an entire nationContinue reading “Ignorance, stupidity or cowardice?”
Many would wonder why it is that I choose to make my life in Honduras. A nation wrongly and unacceptably famed as a “murder capital of the world” (where I personally have never even seen a catfight), a poverty-stricken, corrupt hell-hole with nothing good to offer and no future. Nonsense. Complete and utter nonsense. ThisContinue reading “Everyone helps.”
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