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Hey, Just thought I’d say that I’m working on trying to break into the Oil Rig industry.  Venezuela has gotten REALLY bad.  63% inflation and you can’t find food or medicine easily.  I’m trying to get my family to the U.S. as soon as possible. Continue reading


Colombia / Guajiro / Indians / Indigenous / Life / Religion / Shaman / Shamanism / Weird / Witchcraft

A Little More Witchcraft and Demons

Three nights ago one of Yanitza’s uncles took a son to see a shaman because he was possessed by a demon.  The uncle’s name is Marco.  Marco’s family woke in the middle of the night to a banging noise on their front door.  He went to see who was outside only to find his 19 … Continue reading

Colombia / Government / Immigration / Life / Venezuela

To Be or Not To Be(An Illegal, That IS)?

Ok, Well I have some interesting updates.  First, Yanitza and I went to the Venezuelan/Colombian Border to get my passport stamps done again.  What an absolute disaster that was.  We decided to go from Machiques to Orope and cross the border into Puerto Santander Colombia.  I forgot though, that on my first trip through there … Continue reading