“Nine Lives and Good Karma”, Episode 9

Listen Now Play / pause 1x 1.5x 2x 0:00 0:00 0:00 volume “Nine Lives and Good Karma”, Episode 9 Where’s the Where? Bali, Indonesia, 2012 You know the old saying that “every cat has 9 lives”, right? Well multiple that – times 2...

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“Why Travel?”, Episode 7

Listen Now Play / pause 1x 1.5x 2x 0:00 0:00 0:00 volume “Why Travel?”, Episode 7 Where’s the Where? Beijing, China, 2007 It’s a year before the Beijing Olympics and there are crowds and pollution everywhere. I’ve been invited to teach...

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Love and the Devil’s Nose – Episode 5

Listen Now Play / pause 1x 1.5x 2x 0:00 0:00 0:00 volume Love and the Devil’s Nose – Episode 5 Where’s the Where? Alausi, Ecuardor. 2003. I married for the first time at age 55. Also in 2003. I married an Indonesian girl from Sumatra who I met in...

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Itinerant Days at NYC’s Hotel Woodward

The Hotel Woodward. 55th and Broadway. New York City. 1977. I lived there on 7th floor. Around the corner from the famous Carnegie Deli on 55th and Seventh. Best corned beef on rye in Manhattan. Piled half a foot high. Better than the Stage Deli’s 2 blocks down...

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Friendships Across the Aisle

January, 2016, Staellite, Beach, Florida This is not a political piece. Or maybe it is. It is a piece about friendships. New and old. And how they can make you see yourself, and the world, differently. Especially at the start of a new year, on the East Coast of not so...

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Travels with Wolfie, Pre-quel

It was a very good year 1969 Pre-yuppie Still sixties Easy rider No “chill” yet, big or otherwise We thought that we could re-invent the world Make a difference That we could change the order of things Not become part of some blue jean fashion revival...

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