Green

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I hadn’t really planned to write anything today. I thought about writing about the Chilean miners…fantastic news piece…but everyone knows about it. I couldn’t be happier for them and their families and it was a very uplifting story…not the usual gloom and doom you hear in the news. It’s also Blog Action Day. Everyone is writing about water. I didn’t sign up…why? I’m not sure. I couldn’t get inspired to write anything about water. Maybe it’s because we’re so spoiled here in Canada with beautiful clean water…except for the Great Lakes…well, maybe there is a blog post there. I’ll have to think about it. It’s only 9:30 am here. I’ve got the whole day.

I was, however, pleased to receive a simple email this morning from fellow blogger, Gabriela, pointing me to a story she had written. I had seen the story on her blog several weeks ago but the translation from Spanish to English hadn’t captured the depth of the story. I was so happy to see that she had translated it for Rammenas and I enjoyed it so much that I wanted to pass it along to all of you. As a mother or a son or daughter, I will guarantee you will find this story heartwarming. Excellent writing, Gabriela. I hope to see more!

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9 thoughts on “Green

  1. Thank you very much for the link, Isobel. How sweet of you!
    The story about the miners is simply unbelievable. In Peru we were all in a state of expectation as I suppose was the whole world.
    Thanks again!

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  2. Thanks for the link Isobel
    Gabriela was sweet enough to tell me about it earlier this morning.
    I like this girl πŸ™‚
    But she already knows that!

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  3. Hey there,
    I noticed your comment on Rammenas and followed you here. I was pleasantly surprised to see another OUT compaign sign on a blog, just like mine! so that is already something in common between us, plus we both know and like Gabriela. πŸ™‚ So I just wanted to say nice to meet you, will keep an eye on your blog from now on.

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    1. Hi Scary Azeri! Thanks for dropping by. So we’re fellow “Outers” are we? πŸ˜‰ Fantastic. I’ll keep an eye on your blog too and add you to my blogroll. All the best.

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      1. It’s nice you two met! I’m glad I was the one to be blamed for!
        πŸ˜€
        It’s kind of overwhelming to see that such wonderful people like me.
        One of the blessings of blogging.
        My best to all of you!

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