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Monday again, its 8:30 in the evening and I am currently sitting in my PJ’s drinking green tea. 

So its been a whole week since I last posted! 1,030 more words


Nigeria confirms another ebola death, another ebola case in Port Hacourt - saharareporters.com

Since I read this story yesterday, the wastage of a life and, possibly more from this secondary level Patrick Sawyer has been on my mind. The doctor saw and understood the great and grave danger ebola poses but chose to ignore everything except his goal: 307 more words


I did it!

When we were in Italy, we walked to the top of Mount Vesuvius. This was a massive feat for me. Huge kn fact.

He actually struggled more then me with the incline and I felt like this annoyed him but I was so proud of myself. 125 more words


Wet Blanket

As if Ferguson might prove too much a shock of an ice bucket, it seems, Lauren Duca points out, a curious coincidence mainstream culture suddenly… 186 more words

In the Shadow of Vesuvius

Vorrei vendere Pomepi (I’d like to see Pompeii)

“And the walls kept tumbling down/In the city that we love/Great clouds roll over the hills/Bringing darkness from above,” … 586 more words

Italy 2014


This beautiful marble sculpture from the permanent collection of the Portland Art Museum is entitled Nydia, the Blind Flower Girl of Pompeii, by Randolph Rogers… 127 more words


Location: Amalfi Coast, Italy

We made port in Salerno, Italy early this morning. Salerno is at the southern end of the famous Amalfi Coast. And it’s only a 45 min drive north to get to the much larger city of Naples. 623 more words