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2016 Resolution

I made one resolution at the beginning of 2016.  It was to stay better connected to the people that matter.  That meant returning phone calls more promptly, reaching out to people I hadn’t spoken to in a while, writing real … Continue reading

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Travel Updates From the Last Year

September 2-8, 2014:  Seattle, WA & Victoria, BC.  I’ve taken a lot of little trips over the last year and I haven’t posted about any of them.  Most of them were quick four-day getaways, so I don’t have a lot … Continue reading

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Hemet-SF: Day 14

For the first time in five years, I celebrated mass today. I remember the last time I went to mass because it was my sister’s graduation from high school. I’ll remember this time, too, because it was Grandma’s funeral. It … Continue reading

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California Blog and Pix

I have finally finished putting up my journals from my trip back home to California. Somehow, a less than three week trip turned in to almost a month of writing. You can read about it all here. On top of … Continue reading

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Back to, Back to Cali, Cali

After 16 months of west of the International Dateline, I took a three week trip back to the Bay Area for the holidays. I thought that the concept of “same, same, but different” was a SE Asia thing, but I … Continue reading

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On the plane… …”It’s just like any Japanese anime, but the music is dope,” says some Asian guy talking to some girl. Who uses dope that way anymore? And why do I understand him when he says that? In fact, … Continue reading

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