Monthly Archive: August 2014

Happy Birthday to Us!

Happy Birthday to us! XelaWho turns the grand old age of 9 years old this month. That’s pretty good going, we’d say – if we were a dog we’d be 63 years old now,...

Stuff

P o p p i n g Nice One Germany Alas, that’s it for the Football World Cup for another 4 years – now the population of Xela will have to invent some other kinds...

The Maize War and GM Seeds

by Diana Pastor For many years, maize has been the main food of the indigenous peoples in North and Central America. Its origin is very old: the first records of using ears of corn...

Diary of a Homestay

by Susanne K My homestay family is devoutly Catholic and they have a lot of fun together. The parents, four grown children, a pregnant daughter-in-law and her two-year old son all live under the...

Grow Your Soil

by Juan Jardinero “The soil is the great connector of lives, the source and destination of all. It is the healer and restorer and resurrector, by which disease passes into health, age into youth,...