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Ordinary sights

seen on early winter walks, drives and ferry rides

in my neck of the woods.








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Nature Studies


We’ve been away again… we’re sorry! We miss writing for you all and staying connected, but lives have been busy, and we’ve been going through so many changes. 337 more words


The Nome School

While preparing for a trip to North Dakota last September, I found myself randomly browsing google for possible locations.  While I spend more time perusing google aimlessly than I would like to admit, this time it certainly paid off.   355 more words

Farewell to Matyora

Experts Predict the Closure of All Rural Hospitals by 2023 
Ilya Nemchenko
December 9, 2016

If the number of social welfare institutions continues to decrease at the same pace, there will be no hospitals in rural areas within seven years. 699 more words


Bachata, drive that bitterness away! [Dominican Republic]

Bachata is a genre of music that has its origins in the brothels and bars of Dominican Republic. It is an offspring of marginality and poverty. 308 more words