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matt-beynon-rees's picture
Aug.14.2009
Last year, NPR correspondent Eric Westervelt toured Nablus in the West Bank with me, talking about my third Palestinian crime novel THE SAMARITAN'S SECRET as we wandered through the ancient casbah. Sadly for the many of us in Jerusalem who enjoyed his dry wit, Westervelt has left the Middle East...
stacy-ann-nyikos's picture
Jul.27.2009
Bless me father, for I have sinned. It has been way too long since my last post. I have a couple of good excuses...I think. First, I spent the latter half of June in Germany picking up my kids. They were going to school there with the children of friends of ours. They got a real taste of German...
kunzang-drolma's picture
Apr.22.2009
I went with no intent to this country on the other side of the world. Perhaps the restlessness in my soul swelled up until I could stay in one place no longer. Like a giant helium balloon I moved with the wind across the mountains and sea. Finally, sighting a city, I floated to earth. Why...