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Afloat in the Bowels of the World

Canoing Stillwater Canyon, Green River, UT June 15-28, 2005 Every summer when I was a lad, my family took long canoe-camping trips. We started when my sister and I were quite young and gradually got more ambitious as we got … Continue reading

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Song of the Yovo: A White Man’s Travels in Black Africa

In the summer of 1998, I had the opportunity to spend three weeks travelling in Togo, West Africa, with my sister Emily. She is a Peace Corps volunteer in the small village of Dzogbegan on the Danyi plateau a few … Continue reading

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