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Riding Scooters in Vietnam: A Metaphor for Learning to Trust

  My travels through Thailand, Laos, and now Vietnam have opened me up to more of the world.  To new experiences, fresh beauty, wonderful new foods, and new fears as well.  I have eaten crickets, laid my head on a … Continue reading

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Bangkok for Beginners

As a woman traveling alone, my experience might be different than someone else’s.  It is certainly different from the 22-year old backpack set.  It’s also different from the couples traveling in tandem, whether 22 or 44 or 66…. You get the picture!  … Continue reading

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Ode to an Old Friend

He is following me around the house like a lumbering, elderly wolf.  It is as if he knows.  The last time we did this was a year and a half ago, but perhaps he remembers.  Back then, he could still … Continue reading

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Lament of a Weekend Sex Toy, or “Can’t We Still Be Friends?”

December 18, 2010 Trying to be friends with an ex is tricky business. I am the kind of person who doesn’t lose feelings for those I have cared about. Talking to my best friend from high school last week gave … Continue reading

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