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>> April 27, 2015

Why I Don’t Count Countries

Whether it’s salaries, sports, or social media, people love to keep score. And

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Motorbike kids on Bunaken Island March 16, 2015

Other People’s Other Stories (Indonesia #6)

AS WE ROUNDED THE CORNER on our scooter, we were confronted by a swarm of police

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Togean coral panorama February 8, 2015

Other People’s Stories (Indonesia #5)

When I met Liz, it was in the darkness of night. I sat outside my poorly ventilated

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February 20, 2012

How to Live Forever (Thailand/Laos #4)

Shhhhh During the ten years beginning in the mid 1960’s—while the world was

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January 14, 2011

A Sign, a Thumb and a Smile (New Zealand, Update...

After only two hours on the South Island, I was off to a rocky start with

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November 15, 2010

Smoking Monks and Criminal Comedy (Myanmar, Update #6)

  Laughing All The Way to Prison Last week Myanmar had its first

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