Posts Tagged: Central America

Running With Aramaic Words.

Samantha is an Aramaic word meaning “listener”. I have read the evolution of this meaning in all its variations – on fridge magnets, on birthday cards, on tacky posters in tobacco shops. They are all positive, and they all please

Running With Aramaic Words.

Samantha is an Aramaic word meaning “listener”. I have read the evolution of this meaning in all its variations – on fridge magnets, on birthday cards, on tacky posters in tobacco shops. They are all positive, and they all please

Black Christ Festival, Panama.

Black Christ Festival, one of the most significant events on the Panamanian calendar, is only a few weeks away. In the vein of Mother Mary appearing on burnt toast and real tears on concrete statues, the festival celebrates a black,

Black Christ Festival, Panama.

Black Christ Festival, one of the most significant events on the Panamanian calendar, is only a few weeks away. In the vein of Mother Mary appearing on burnt toast and real tears on concrete statues, the festival celebrates a black,