Monthly Archives: January 2014

The Sleeping Rose – A Child Laid to Rest (Expat Week #043)

For some moments in life there are no words.  ~David Seltzer I saw a tiny rose carried by her father and I wept. I saw a rose without thorns placed in a dirt hole and I wept. I saw the face … Continue reading

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Thailand: Chinese Museum (Expat Week #042)

Everything you can imagine is real. ~Pablo Picasso   Anek Kuson Sala, also known as the Chinese Museum, was the last temple we visited prior to heading back toward Bangkok. It is more museum than temple. It honors the unique … Continue reading

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Thailand in Review (Expat Week #041)

Bangkok has him now, and she’ll never let him go. ~Tattoo Joe from Hangover 2 Besides the memories of an adventure in an exotic land, the one other thing I hoped to bring back from Thailand with me was a … Continue reading

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Koh Samed, Thailand (Expat Week #040)

Travel is very subjective. What one person loves, another loathes. I would say a private paradise in the Caribbean. If you want culture and class, I would say Tuscany. If you want exotic, I would say Bangkok, Thailand. ~Robin Leach … Continue reading

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