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A Generation Betwixt And Between

I’m currently at work on a book set during the Second World War at it’s bought home to me just how tangible that was when I was a child. 642 more words

#1 hotel...Ha Noi, Viet Nam--

POW!  Here it is, our vote for the number one hotel in Ha Noi goes to the Hotel Metropole. . .this place ABSOLUTELY ROCKS!  The staff are wonderful, the building is historic and magnificent–Graham Greene, Charlie Chaplin, Somerset Maugham, Joan Baez, Mick Jagger, etc. 156 more words

Southeast Asia

#1 bomb shelter...Metropole Hotel, Ha Noi--

BOOM!–literally.  When the bombs were going BOOM on Ha Noi lots of guests of the Metropole Hotel were whisked down into the bomb shelter that the hotel constructed as the American War raged on throughout the 1960s and 1970s. 193 more words

Southeast Asia

Passive Steve

Stille og Rolig (it means chill). That is pretty much the epitome of Esbjerg right now, which, if you’re a missionary, is nice to a point, but you just want the work to get rolling again. 983 more words

A little story of a lonely bomb shelter long forgotten

Along the streets, in the middle of the woods, on the nearby beaches and rocks – everywhere around me there are little details that I have not noticed before. 360 more words

My Blog In English

A Major Selling Point

My family moved into a new house in Boise, Idaho in 1962. One of the major selling points was the fact the place had a functional bomb shelter where we could survive the Cuban missile crisis, just in case something went wrong.

Bomb Shelter

Bomb Shelter

“This is quite the bomb shelter you have going,” Tom Cunningham said to his neighbor, Arlo Reynolds.

“Thanks.  It’s been in the family for generations,” Arlo said in return.  383 more words