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Around the World in 80 Days

January 1st 2014.

On New Year’s Day 2014, as always, I watched the world ring it in.

We kick off the world-wide party down here in Australia.  710 more words

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The Man Meets His Fiery Demise… Burning Man 2014

I introduced the Man in my last blog. Now it is time to join him for his fiery end, the quintessential event Larry Harvey created in 1986 that gives Burning Man its name. 873 more words

Burning Man

Plastic Jelly in Ha Long Bay

After leaving Hanoi, our three and a half hour bus ride to Ha Long Bay, provided us with a picturesque view of the landscape and the many people who tended the farms and animals along the way. 1,088 more words

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I Never Knew I would Be Like That

I Never Knew I Would Be Like That 

I didn’t know why an old man walks with a stick, why he needs a hold when he is going up or down the stairs or walking bend or why he can’t see clearly and stumbles in the dark, … until I’m myself old. 99 more words


Harry Potter Celebration

January of this year we decided we wanted to go on a fun little adventure to visit a place we only dreamed of visiting.

Hogwarts & Hogsmeade… 1,105 more words


Ladies! If you can't drip dry in the woods, hold it!

Just 70 miles away, over 600,000 people struggle through congested traffic in the city of Portland, Oregon. I sip a glass of wine on the porch of a quaint wooden cabin with a bed, a toilet, a sink and a tiny wardrobe. 355 more words

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Traveling a thin line between wilderness areas

It was a most auspicious day, beginning with the fact that it did not rain during the night. Day two on the Magruder Corridor; I was traveling with friends, the Thomases—not just for company but also for safety. 1,124 more words

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