Un hombre pasa en bicicleta frente a los escombros de una vivienda, originally uploaded by Globovisión. I can’t really comment on what it is like to be in Chile right now. I think I have felt things in the 4/5 range in Chile— but 8.8! Never. And, yet, it is so hard to be here, … More Man or Nature
Fruit stand 2, originally uploaded by coming2cambodia. Sorry…. I seem to be on hiatus from blogging, but I plan to make a comeback. Also, I have failed at Photo Wednesday. I have decided the return to blogging will start with a Photo Wednesday (please let us ignore the fact that it is Friday night). I … More Photo Wednesday: Fruit Stand
When I am abroad and people ask what I love about the US, I often say it is the concept and belief that all people are created equal. Sadly, this is the concept that is sometimes what makes me sad about America– the fact that we give it lip-service but do not live up to … More Fair and equal under the law (or not)
Sometimes you see something on TV that makes you nostalgic for home. This made me miss Chile.
Balloons for Sale (in Almaty), originally uploaded by coming2cambodia. I loved how all over Almaty, men and woman were wandering around with large bundles of balloons for sale. It just seemed joyful!
I have already mentioned the snow— and if you are in the region at all, I am sure that you have been inundated with the news of it. How exactly can news shows run 24 hour a day snow watches? I mean, really, isn’t it a bit much. That said, my commentary is not about … More Snow as prozak?
It has been snowing in DC. What a winter! Here we are this morning walking through the freshly falling snow. Both S and Harley are pretty excited about all this weather we have been having— can’t really complain myself.