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ron-mcelroy's picture
Feb.13.2013
Cream of the Crop Being a direct descendent of a true Hawaiian who demonstrated a tenacious work ethic by toiling in the pineapple fields has given me reason to believe that back breaking work and determination are not merely survival techniques, but are in our heritage.  My mother exhibited...
ron-mcelroy's picture
Feb.06.2013
It’s not just because I have Hawaiian blood coursing through my veins, or even that I live in Southern California (which I do), but the new “workplace” and flexible work time concept suits me just fine. Additionally, the no suit required, suits me just fine too!  The laid back lifestyle of...
matt-beynon-rees's picture
Mar.04.2010
I have a lot of good reasons for staying in the Middle East as long as I have. While the main thing keeping me here 14 years and counting may truly be inertia, I also enjoy being an outsider, researching my Palestinian crime novels on site, visiting the Palestinian towns whose atmosphere of...