Hello! Rife Magazine ceased publishing new work in July 2022.

We've kept the magazine online as an archive and hope you'll still continue to enjoy all of its contributions from the last 8 years.

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Rafel Fernández

After spending all my life in Spain, last year I decided to move to Bristol and stayed here until this February. I enjoyed very much the city’s vibe and would like to return in the near future. My next step? Netherlands, where I’ll be studying Hispanic literature, which is one of my passions.

Hostels: Stepping Stones Or Alternative Homes?

In this sobering essay, Rafel meets residents of the Bristol hostels he has called home, to talk about housing, hope...