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100th Blog Post

How time flies! The first anniversary of my blog flew past without my even noticing. Since I didn’t get to celebrate that milestone, how about this one—last week’s post was my 100th! 195 more words

Living On The Diagonal

Germany’s controversial new version of ‘Mein Kampf’ is now a bestseller

It’s been called one of the most dangerous books in history, a tome that has stoked hatred ever since it helped Adolf Hitler rise to power. 61 more words


W1801 - Where did Sunday go?

In my last post, W1801 – Bubble burst again, I described how because of rough weather, seas and Cyclone Gita we had an extended stay in Papeete, Tahiti; rather than visiting Tahiti, Bora Bora and Rarotonga as planned. 1,715 more words

Black Watch


Voodoo is an animist religion indigenous to West Africa. 

It thrives in Togo.  Voodoo is the main religion of 51% of the Togolese.

In Lome we went to the Akodessewa fetish market, the “Marche’ des Feticheurs”. 252 more words


Where's The Support? Vonn Targeted With Online Insults

(Pyeongchang) — American Alpine skier Lindsey Vonn is brushing off an onslaught of attacks on social media after failing to medal Saturday in the super-G at the Winter Olympics. 111 more words


WanderWoman: Tips On How To Travel On A Budget.

Being out and about is fun. You get to discover the different places, food and culture around you. It’s even more fun when you can do all of these in a budget-friendly way.  837 more words