“It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop” ― Confucius

45 days remaining a still some way to go…but, it’s all good and I am feeling positive about the Colombia Calling Magazine campaign. Just as the podcast has grown, so too will the support for the magazine.

“It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop” ― Confucius

There are 19 backers on board and 45 days remaining to reach the goal.

If we do a little maths and think that on the Colombia Calling FB page there are 1,141 Likes and that each week the

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Support the Independent Media: Colombia Calling Magazine

18 backers on board!

It’s a case of slow and steady, and here I am hoping that slow and steady wins the race or at least reaches the campaign goal.

I am writing this as we sit on the eve of historic events in Colombia, events which will have far-reaching consequences and significance not only for Colombia but for region as a whole. Read the following article if you have not already heard about today’s announements out of Cuba where the peace negotiations are taking place with the FARC guerrillas.

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Stuck with Millonarios in Bogotá

That moment when you feel your taxi slowing down to survey Seventh Avenue ahead of you. Yep, there’s no way through. All one can see three blocks of us are the lights and sirens of police vehicles as if framing a slow-moving slurpee of blue and white. Then I recalled skimming a headline in El Tiempo…today was the 70th anniversary of Bogotá’s Millonarios football club. Blue and white, Millonarios, blue and white, mostly blue. I was carrying a big red bag, red, the colour of Millonarios’ detested cross-city rivals Santa Fé. Time to get home and fast.

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The Colombia Calling Magazine: Help Make it a Reality

Help Me Launch the “Colombia Calling Magazine”

colombia calling campaign on indiegogo

colombia calling campaign on indiegogo

The Colombia Calling magazine!


Colombia Calling is collaborating with Indiegogo to conduct an experiment in community-funded publishing to bring you the final word on this country in an annual periodical all about Colombia.

You may have already tuned in to the weekly podcast Colombia Calling on iTunes, Stitcher or Soundcloud (143 episodes and counting!) – hopefully you

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