Returning to Bushman’s Kloof

3rd Dec, 2014

  People were surprised that we were heading back to South Africa. Weren’t we just there? It was two years…

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Cambodia Lesson #14: Gas Stations

3rd Nov, 2014

  There are no florescent lights. Or aisles and aisles of junk food. There is no plastic container…

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The Castle That I Don’t Remember

29th May, 2014

Going to the castle made me sad. Not because I didn’t have fun. I had a lovely time.…

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Pranzo in Italy

26th May, 2014

I suppose I should have warned Rand.   Honestly, though, I thought he knew. That is why I…

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Marciano, My Second Cousin, and The One With the Hair

21st May, 2014

Yesterday, I may have exaggerated slightly when I said that I found my aunt’s home all by myself.…

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In Frigento, Behind the Green Door

20th May, 2014

  “What’s the address?” Rand asked. I shrugged. “No idea.” “Is it on this street?” “I think so?…

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Peru: first impressions in a land of contrasts

17th Oct, 2011

I am jumping around in time, because I can’t let another day go by without telling you about…

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Home Again: Visiting Indialantic, Florida

5th Oct, 2011

- As a kid, I never understood the expression “You can’t go home again”. I thought it was…

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