“I came here 14 years ago from Cape Verde. I never wanted to leave but my father was determined. It hasn’t been easy to make friends and build a life here. I feel free in Amsterdam but I still miss my home country. ”
“What do you miss the most?”
“I miss the warmth and hospitality of my people.”
''I spent most of my twenties traveling the world by myself. I would always avoid winter and chase the sun. Just as I avoided my depression, I avoided the discomfort of winter and the cold. While traveling, I certainly had beautiful moments, but deep down, I was...