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Cultural Perspectives – Part 1


With a six hour time difference between us, my mom and I have become daily pen-pals. By my mid-day we are in full swing chatting about our various and vast experiences. We never had much opportunity like this in the … Continue reading

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Burnt espresso


As usual I found myself stumbling into the kitchen after another sleepless night only to find Mama’s coffee burning on the stove. If I had a Euro for every burnt offering of Mama’s I could retire happily. I could hear … Continue reading

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