Aerobics along the Mekong River. Downtown Vientiane
The spirits felt disrespected and needed to be appeased.
Like a turtle trapped atop a fence post, or an ill-informed strongman, one wonders how this came to be?
And though I was just 90 miles from “4 Dead in Oh-Hi-Oh”, I had so little idea about it what it all meant.
As every morning should start with a stimulating conversation, we discussed the origins of American Fried Rice
The sad part is that this emergency, this crisis, is entirely man made… A phantom…. A brown-backed bogeyman who traipses in on foot hundreds of leagues.
On at least one occasion he miscalculates and whacks his face with a flaming metal orb. Thankfully, he does not combust.
This all happened some 25 years ago in a strongly, face-saving nation far, far away. A growing international primary and secondary school was trying to burnish its image and trying for accreditation. […]
Maybe it would come in handy if one ever needed to ritually enter a mosque.
Ran across a recent anti-anti-discrimination protest in Malaysia. One where a group of ethnic Malays were going to protest the UN ICERD. The International Convention to End Racial Discrimination. This is not […]