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"You're Not From Around Here"

“Did she just say what I thought she said? my co-leader asked me, and I laughed.

“You mean ‘You’re not from around here?'” I said, which was not exactly what she had said but was exactly what she meant. 518 more words

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Adventures in Velebit

Oh fairy, fairy of Velebit

The pride of our nation,

Your glory is precious to us,

Croats delight in you.

from ‘Vila Velebita’, a Croatian folk song… 639 more words


The Oppressed Majority

I generally don’t post about issues regarding gender and sexuality, not because I don’t care, but because I question my ability and right to speak out about something when I am… 48 more words

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Better Together

So here’s how we roll…

 This is another day at the office for my husband. Entertainer, performer and generally sweet-funny guy Mark Borg www.bornagainelvis.com for me it’s a scenery change from my daily grind. 217 more words


Personalities, Profiles, Preferences, and Crossing Cultures

What personality types make for the best cross-cultural workers? I like to think that there’s room for all kinds, but it makes sense that certain types of people would find themselves drawn to or more suited for vocations that cross cultures. 560 more words

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Spandex Soldiers and Masked Motorists

Like any child of the 90’s, I grew up watching Power Rangers.  Other than the predisposition of young boys to punch, kick, and hiyaa there way into trouble, the closest thing I can pin my fascination of the show onto was that I – in my infinite juvenile wisdom – was sure that these people had ripped off Voltron. 1,147 more words

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