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Posts Tagged ‘Refugee crisis

Flowers in the Jungle

October 26, 2015

This week’s blog post is a little different, as I’m handing it over to a guest blogger – Clara Markiewicz, my eighteen year old daughter. She wrote this piece a couple of weeks ago, following her first visit to the Jungle refugee camp in Calais, Northern France. I’ve been trying to write this post for […]

Girl

September 21, 2015

Waiting in a hotel lobby the other day, my eyes went to one of those TV screens you see almost everywhere nowadays, showing rolling news with the sound turned down. This one was tuned to CNN and featured filmed images from Europe of refugees trying to cross over a border. Among the crowd, I spotted […]