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Diet tips from the tropics!

Here we are in Timor-Leste, living on a diet of sweat and rice and Bintang and gastro.

October last year brought the first big downpours of the rainy season and with it, a loose floating parasite of the kind that sticks in one’s stomach, churns everything they eat into rapid-fire faecal matter, and causes them to drop kilograms of muscle and pudge and softness very quickly. 1.109 kata lagi


You Should Go and Love Yourself

This is something I’ve been wanting to post for awhile. But I couldn’t until I really believed in it. I’m constantly asked “how are you doing?” or “how are you feeling?” And usually, I’d be feeling 5 different ways at once… but one always shined through: I felt like shit. 1.074 kata lagi


The Clean Life for Timor-Leste

The issue of poo is never far from the minds of new parents – what mess was made and who bore the brunt. So it is with poo in the still-new nation of Timor-Leste. 502 kata lagi

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Violência e estupro corretivo de mulheres LBT do Timor Leste

Matéria de Shannon Power originalmente postada no Gay Star News.

Tradução de Gush

AVISO DE GATILHO: Texto sobre violência e estupro, sem imagens.


Uma alarmante maioria de lésbicas, bissexuais e trans (LBT) do Timor Leste já sofreram violência alguma vez na vida. 891 kata lagi


January, an update

I realised a few days ago, as I counted back the weeks, that I’ve only been back in Dili from my Christmas trip to Perth for a month. 953 kata lagi


I forgot that it would be fun.

A confession: just over a year ago, when I was preparing to depart Australia for Timor-Leste, I let myself get very nervous, anxious, scared and worked up about my trip. 1.167 kata lagi


Timor's best weekend away?

It might just be in Dili.

This is a post for friends coming to visit Timor-Leste, and for newly-arrived foreigners being urged to see the country… 797 kata lagi