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On the scent of something exotic in Grasse, France, perfume capital of the world

What is that scent? Delicate but distinctive. Familiar but strangely elusive. Jasmine? Rose? Lavender? Myrtle? Could it be wild mimosa? Would my world-weary nose be able to distinguish anyway? 639 more words


Whitewater River. One last hurrah: Day One.

Well, kind of one last hurrah. But more on that later.

While I was fishing Skunktown Creek in Iowa, my buddy Phil had a productive weekend on the Whitewater River in southeast Minnesota. 440 more words


Sleeping on land!

Furiends the ferry was pawesome! I had a great time checking out all of their safety gear.

The Gramps enjoyed the ferry too!

The sunset was, of course, beautiful. 72 more words


Ferry fun!

Furiends I’m in my car in a queue waiting for the ferry! Yes! The FERRY! We’re on our way to Elba to show the Gramps around. 85 more words



I have just returned from five magical days on the island of Elba. Positioned about 20kms off the Tuscan coast the island is easily accessible by ferry from Piombino, south of Livorno. 724 more words


Storia di un gatto (nero). No, ma forse era Mistosch

La notte aveva strappato anche la coda piumosa di Behemoth, gli aveva strappato il pelo e lo aveva gettato a ciocche nelle paludi. Quello che era stato il gatto che svagava il principe delle tenebre, adesso era un giovane smilzo, un demone-paggio, il miglior buffone che mai sia esistito sulla terra.

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La Mia Isola

Die Freiheit danach...

…f├╝hlt sich komisch an.
Ich habe jetzt das letzte halbe Jahr damit verbracht, meine Bachelorarbeit vorzubereiten, schlie├člich 9 Wochen lang geschrieben und jetzt bin ich fertig. 437 more words