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Chiang Rai and Chiang Mai

We had a couple days now after the bike trip to explore Chiang Rai and Chiang Mai. Chiang Mai is much much much more touristier – hence we both like Chiang Rai better. 102 more words


Heavenly Haiku 1

In experimental mode today :) Wrote this haiku and then played with the graphics. Love to know what you think and if you’d like me to create more such shareable things with you, dear friends! 7 more words

Fresh Mercies Daily

Benedictine Monks of Norcia Affected by Earthquake

As the world has heard, a 6.2 magnitude earthquake hit central Italy early Wednesday morning.  It was centered about six miles from the town of Norcia in Umbria, which is well-known to Benedictine as the birthplace of Saints Benedict and Scholastica.   259 more words


Earthquake kills 73, Monks of Norcia ask for prayers

A devastating earthquake struck central Italy early Wednesday, crippling the regions of Umbria, Lazio and Marche. According to the New York Times, 73 people were killed and at least 100 were injured. 743 more words


Vietnam: splendid coloured Caodaism

When entering the Holy Temple of Caodaism in Tay Ninh, I suddenly had the feeling we entered the setting of a Tintin album Hergé never made. 129 more words

Off The Beaten Track

The (not-so) Chortling Monk

Brother Giggles Guffawaw Wazoo was feeling a little low. And understandably so, I mean, the dude had taken a vow of hilarity and was currently suffering from what can only be described as a seriously decent case of the heavy blues. 370 more words

A tale of a thousand dreams (Part Two...)

Part Two…

Life went on for struggling drug addict, doing his best to understand, past events an to make sense of the all those voices entering an in my head… 1,109 more words

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