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Steel Pan Drum concert

Steel Pan Drum concert on Roatan where Nathan teaches kids to play the drum set. Although the audio and lighting are poor on this video (filmed August 20, 2011), it does give the viewer a good sample of over a … Continue reading

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Suchitoto and San Salvador

In San Salvador, Dad had hernia surgery. He selected a good clinic based on recommendations from other gringos. Nathan got his wisdom teeth taken out by an oral surgeon trained in Lyon, France. Nathan’s surgery was delicate due a molar … Continue reading

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Juggling in Antigua, Guatemala

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Honduras Hospital and Carnival

On the plane again. I’m washed with nastalgia of so many times feeling the same changes in momentum as we lift off into the night sky. It is July 4, and there are tiny firecrackers deep down on the black … Continue reading

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Nathans Big Day

Nathan turned 18 yesterday. Most likely my parents will kick him out of the house with a pair of clean underwear and a guitar…. Since we have a lot of relatives that live close by, everybody came to celebrate his … Continue reading

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Confessions of a Third Culture Kid

“Mom, could I get two 5 dollar bills for this $10? Oh wait, do they even have $5 bills?” “Whats that sound dad?”, “That’s the ice cream truck.”, “Seriously? I thought those were only in the movies!” “Uncle Brad, how … Continue reading

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An uncanny mystery of disease…

“Ugg, what are these bumps on my arm?” I slept solely on my left side, so immediately the assumption walked through my brain that somehow the blood had cluttered together and got stuck. A parallel section on the back of … Continue reading

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Learning and Loving

My family used to sit down and munch through books. Feeling like an envious outsider, I would watch every one else licking their lips with the delight of language as they gulped down sentences. “How come everybody else can read … Continue reading

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