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Ethiopia: Lalibela

Arrival by plane…

 

Asheton Hotel, only 200 Birr ~($10) per night…

The Rock-Hewn Churches

Special note: It is impossible to avoid the touts and begging children as you approach the churches.  398 more words

Peace

The Vorkosigan Saga Reread: Captain Vorpatril’s Alliance, Part 21

The days are getting longer, the weather is getting warmer, leaves are appearing back on the trees…in the Southern Hemisphere, at least.  Possibly.  Somewhere.  Up here in the north, though things are getting colder and deader and darker.  2,823 more words

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The Vorkosigan Saga Reread: Captain Vorpatril’s Alliance, Part 20

I am so productive this week!  I knew Wednesday was going to be busy, so I got my blog post done early!  Well, at least the summary part, which is why I’m writing this part right now.  1,851 more words

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The Vorkosigan Saga Reread: Captain Vorpatril’s Alliance, Part 19

Good evening and welcome back to the Vorkosigan Saga Reread, is the kind of thing you might be expecting me to say.  You might also expect me to mention how this is devoted to Lois McMaster Bujold’s Vorkosigan Saga, which is a series of books about Miles Vorkosigan and his friends and family.  2,543 more words

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The Vorkosigan Saga Reread: Captain Vorpatril’s Alliance, Part 18

And if you’ll look to your right, you’ll see a lovely specimen of the Vorkosigan Saga Reread.  It is, of course, merely a small part of the Vorkosigan Saga itself, based upon a single chapter of Lois McMaster Bujold’s novel… 2,743 more words

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The Vorkosigan Saga Reread: Captain Vorpatril’s Alliance, Part 17

Aw, you know how this goes by now, right?  Another chapter of Captain Vorpatril’s Alliance, in the Vorkosigan Saga, author Lois McMaster Bujold.  Too tired to attempt wit right now, so let’s get right to it. 2,410 more words

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