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The pack have just returned from their spring migration. The highlands of Scotland have a lot of food available at this time of year, and many packs journey to prey on wild haggis and shortbread. 13 more words

I'll Fly Away

I live in the best city in the world, and I’m getting ready to leave it. Will I ever wander Central Park for morning birdwatching and photography again later in life? 819 more words



A lavish house in West Delhi, year 2012, a prosperous family of nine, kids, men and women chatting and doing home chores, still an eerie silence lingering, baba, siting by the side of his king size bed, a little more tired for even his old age, his woman by his side, in remorse. 1,470 more words

Easter Egg Hunt

From atop the Dunes Bird Observation Platform, anyone visiting today had a pleasant bird’s eye view of a beautiful early spring dune landscape.  Off in the distance daffodils are flowering in front yards and children are exhibiting a high addiction to a plastic colored egg.   311 more words

Indiana Dunes State Park


The STAR project ethnographically studies movement and mobility as sociolinguistic phenomena and investigates the impact of actual and aspired migration on sociolinguistic life both where these flows originate in the South (Guinea Bissau and Cape Verde) and where they find their (temporary) destinations in the North (Luxembourg).


Getting There is Challenge Enough

This article, first in a series from Mental_Floss, examines the realistic challenges of getting people to, and settling on Mars from an engineer’s perspective. 10 more words


A Tragic Tale of (Im)Migration

This NYT article about a twelve year old  (im)migrant’s journey that ended in a supposed suicide left me saddened.

This is the comment I wrote on the… 232 more words