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(Absolute) Location [is] (Relative)

Location (n): a place of settlement, activity, or residence; a place or situation occupied. In teaching the notion of location and its importance, geographically speaking or otherwise, there are two distinct interpretations of location: the absolute and the relative. Within these two, the absolute location is finite and equally accessible to anyone with the … Continue reading

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A letter, #4

You will never believe the strange coincidence that brought you to my mind the other day. I am actually glad I can tell you in writing so I don’t have to hear you tell me how there are no coincidences … Continue reading

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WC2010: My second World Cup in Asia

Here we come Walking down the street We get the funniest looks from Everyone we meet. When the 2006 World Cup kicked off I was traipsing around Southeast Asia. That sounds a lot more idyllic than it was. True, I … Continue reading

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Hey! I got some Asia on me!!

A wise man (Hello Ex #2) reminded me not so long ago when I was feeling a little blue, to take a look at my life and see; see that I had made it just how I always wanted it. … Continue reading

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Hell hath no fury… Seriously.

“Heaven has no rage like love to hatred turned / Nor hell a fury like a woman scorned.” ~ William Congreve, The Mourning Bride, 1697 People make jokes about this line all the time… like, “Oh snap, don’t make her … Continue reading

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I do, therefore I am.

I am going to Thailand today. Just to be there, on my own and away from Hong Kong. I am very grateful that I can do this – go to Bangkok for the weekend, and eat fabulous curries and watch … Continue reading

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There are lots of ways to say the same thing.

The receptionist at my physical therapist’s office has been totally bummed about the death of Michael Jackson. She is this really nice lady who is a constant ray of sunshine in my bi-weekly appearances and her attitude is really appreciated … Continue reading

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