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jessica-orquina's picture
Feb.01.2009
I decided to begin a blog last fall when my husband and I took a trip to Southeast Asia. We went to Hong Kong and my husband's childhood home, the Philippines. I wanted to chronicle and share my thoughts and experiences from the trip. Since returning from our trip, I have continued to write about...
alethea-d-eason's picture
Jan.29.2009
We swore off Chilean pastry in Puerto Varas. We'd had the good experience of finding a decent cake in Valdivia, but this was rare. We've had delicious meals at the homes of friends, but restaurant cuisine in general (except for the places my husband calls "working man cafes" that serve up...
marilyn-kallet's picture
Jan.28.2009
Who has signed up so far for "Writing the Senses in Deep France," June 12-18th?  I won't use names without permission, but I can tell you that there's one well-published fiction writer and professor of creative writing at a midwestern university, one prize-winning poet who works for a...
linda-ballou's picture
Jan.21.2009
My article Heavenly Hawaii spotlighting the islands of Oahu and Molokai appeared in the December issue of Morning Calm, a glossy in-flight magazine. It will not be online so if you would like a copy let me know. I will be happy to send you one via snail mail. Be sure to let me know what address you...
angela-k-nickerson's picture
Jan.19.2009
Today on my home blog, I am writing about my own experiences with Dr. Martin Luther King and his works and words.  I also have a Google map of selected sites associated with Dr. King and the Civil Rights movement. Check it out:  http://aknickerson.blogspot.com/2009/01/martin-luther-king-jr-historic...
robert-todd-felton's picture
Jan.13.2009
Wherever you are and whatever you celebrate, I hope this time of year has brought relaxation, time with family and friends, and hope for the new year. In any case, best wishes to you and yours and I'm very happy to be back at the keyboard with an eye for the future. As I swing into the new year,...
marilyn-kallet's picture
Jan.13.2009
Auvillar, where I'll be teaching your workshop, June 12-18th, for the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, is billed by the French as "the most beautiful village in France."   Actually, it's one of a "club" of such beauties.   And it is everything it brags to be!  Built on...
david-stanley's picture
Jan.05.2009
Boomtown Nanaimo, British Columbia, is currently one of the hottest housing markets in Canada. Baby boomers all across the country are casting their aging eyes west in their quest for a retirement haven, and the many advantages of Nanaimo, BC, are becoming known. First off, there's the mild climate...
jim-malusa's picture
Dec.29.2008
I've posted 29 photos of the tour from Tucson to Death Valley on my Flickr webpage(see link to web pages). Reviewing the images makes me weepy. I suppose I'm sentimental.
kate-sherrod's picture
Dec.26.2008
Blasphemy alert: Readers stumbling upon this entry and thinking they'll be getting a nice, heartfelt message about Jesus or something had better stop reading. SantaDogsaJesusFetus brought me a humdinger of a cold for Christmas (with a little help from My Own Dear Personal Sister and Alaska Airlines...