An affectionate memory of some of the characters living in Placencia the year before Hurricane Mitch (and more recently the developers) made some of them just that – memories. 664 more words
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A modern classic!
It was a customer who recommended this book to me and who introduced me to this brilliant author. I briefly knew of him because of his Nobel Prize Winning Love in a Time of Chlorea (on of those books on the ‘I’ll read eventually’ list) though One Hundred Years was the novel that had everyone excited when I’d mention the author. 204 more words
In almost a year of solo travel, I have met an array of fascinating people. Artists, intellectuals, creators, and vagabonds. Skeptics, romantics, belligerents, and purists. Thinkers, wanderers, lovers, and fighters. 1,986 more words