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Superior to the Fork People

Friday Fictioneers is a weekly blog link-up based on a photo prompt. The Challenge - write a one hundred word story that has a beginning, middle, and end. 420 more words


Smells like what??

I lived in Asia for almost ten years.  Eventually I learned to read both Japanese and Korean but sometimes, especially when in the grocery store, it was easier to look at pictures or shapes than to try to sound out the word.   180 more words


"You look Canadian."

Yes, one of my students said that to me. I still don’t know exactly what he meant. When I asked him, he said it had something to do with my hair. 1,351 more words


Free Dumb Reigns

I have never been afraid to fly

At nine, I flew in a

150 year-old stunt biplane

Open cockpit,

Leather helmet

Flowing white silk scarf… 119 more words


Psycho Hell Part 1

Where to begin?!  It’s been so many months that catching up it is not possible!  Let me start with this month and go backwards if I have to.  1,414 more words


One Year Ex-Pat Anniversary

One year ago today Matt and I and 17 suitcases/boxes arrived in Peru for our new life of international living.



Attention all Gwangju ex-pats or residents!!!

I’m not sure if I’m excited or just sick with nerves. Probably a bit of both. This is all happening so quickly! 217 more words