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Helicopters

I’ve been hearing this sound for days. Maybe a week. It has become the background noise to my nights at home while I wash the dishes and do the laundry. Every now and then I go to my deck where I can look out and see the blinking lights circling on the tree line less than […]

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Wanderers

“For all its material advantages, the sedentary life has left us… Edgy. Unfulfilled. Even after 400 hundred generations in villages and cities, we haven’t forgotten. The open road still softly calls like a nearly forgotten song of childhood.” –Carl Sagan We are ever reminded and ever forgetful of how small this earth of ours is. Or perhaps more […]

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Home Body

The lessons of the road are too numerous and novel to catalog or rank with any universal tenor. For instance, a recent road has taught me this: Raki is to be sipped slowly with water and friends. High heels have no place on treacherous Istanbul streets. American music is the great cultural connector. So when a […]

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