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Let Them Eat Cake

I’m living through hour two of six at Lisbon Airport, hub of Air Portugal (TAP), waiting for a rebooked connecting…

Well Read Roads

“We’ll need to leave before it gets too hot.” We both turn our attention to the sky beyond the sliding…

The Mangrove Mysteries

Since I’ve been in Naples for eight months already, several people have asked me how I like it. Yet after…

An Extrovert’s Exercise

For the past several weeks, isolation has been all the rage. I work remotely. I make coffee in the morning…

From Pine to Palm

Gazing out over the steel grey, silent sky of Puget Sound, trapping fog between the Olympic and the Cascade Mountain…

A Semi-retired Kind of Life

I’m swinging in a patio recliner gently rocking back and forth with my bare feet. The screened-in patio, in Florida…

By Tube if not by Foot

London, June 30 Arriving back in London from where I started, after the trip around the UK, brought a beautiful…

Into England

Leaving has an excitement all its own: a heightened energy awakens me to an attention to detail that I might…