Category Archives: travel

An A to Zed of the USA by a European Nomad – V, W, X, Y & Z

Vashon Island In my teens, I read constantly and broadly. When I ran short of library books, I would raid my parents’ bookshelves where I read all the naughty parts in James Bond, AND stumbled upon some terrific texts that … Continue reading

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Summer Travels and Blog Hiatus

  A month ago, I was coming to the end of my MFA, and after six months of searching for a job, had almost given up hope. I thought that after the summer, I would need to relocate back to … Continue reading

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Follow the Line around the world – Book Recommendation

Today Around the World in 50 Weeks takes us, well, just that – around the world. Follow me. Follow the Line – around the World by Laura Ljungkist Published by Viking in 2008 Themes: Physical Geography, the world, animals, habitats. … Continue reading

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