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Bamyan, my Jan!

(warning: beautiful pictures follow.  will induce intense wanderlust and mountain craving.)

I lived in America for 26 years. I never looked like anyone there, other than my sisters. 1,696 more words

Afghanistan

What Do You Do With Your Dead Goat

So you are sitting around wondering, “Hey!  I have this terrific goat carcass.  What would be a really cool thing to do with it?”  Then it hits you!   178 more words

A Literate Phoenix

Kopkari, Uzbekistan

“He is fine horseman,” my self-appointed commentator says, squatting next to me on the shingle bank of a dried up river bed. Dressed in the traditional Uzbek four pointed… 495 more words

Asia