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Update on Earthquake in Guatemala

A 6.8 magnitude earthquake caused minor damage in Guatemala, according to the US Geological Survey. The earthquake struck Thursday.

My best friend is currently visiting Guatemala City. 85 more words


If I had a rocket launcher

Back in 1984, in the midst of bad electronic music, and daily reports of government-sponsored atrocities in Central America, came the sounds of Bruce Cockburn. 284 more words


Day 2 – Off to Guatemala!

As the bright sun shined into the room, it was time to wake up and start the day. Temperatures were already in the mid-80s and forecasted to get even warmer by midday. 1,519 more words



when i met robert he was primarily a travel writer, but once we had children,  it practically made sense to do less travel and take a job that was  financially reliable and so be more at home with the family;  however, we have been very fortunate that he continued to maintain his love of travel and especially travel writing, which enables us to take the odd adventure.   139 more words

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Christmas in Guatamala

It was December 20, and we were sitting in Chetumal, Mexico preparing to cross the border into Belize.  We were not totally sure what we would be doing for Christmas and homesickness started to kick in.   439 more words


Faith, Freethinking and the Future

The division between religious faith and rational freethinking doesn’t have to be a well-defended wall.  Those of us who honor and value relationships between people don’t have the time or interest in finding more ways of dividing person from person.   375 more words