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A Beautiful Girls Epiphany

In 1996, I wrote the following entry about Warwick, New York in a journal I had kept at the time. Having come across it recently, twenty years later, I thought I’d type it up to both save it electronically and … Continue reading

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For One Moment, Life Seemed… Normal

How’s your libido, Dear Reader? For me… well for over a year and nine months, my libido has been turned off (and for all I know, its damn toggle switch might even be busted). The same holds true for any … Continue reading

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Dumpster Tears

For the first time in my life, a tear formed in my eye, clinging to my lower lid, hesitant about running its course over my cheek, as I gazed forlornly into a dumpster, examining the recently-discarded contents within. Yes, staring … Continue reading

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Piccolo Polpo, A New Favorite Eatery of Ours in Kenting, Taiwan

If you’ve been to Kenting, you’ve certainly experienced that deep urge while there to have something more upscale than the ubiquitous Thai food stops in town, more delectable than the roadside stand grub at the evening street market, and more … Continue reading

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My Most Embarrassing Story… Ever!

I was 19, my hormones frenetically scrambling about as if a boot camp drill sergeant was barking at them as soon as they got off the bus for basic training. They were, indeed, energetically ready, licking their lips and rubbing … Continue reading

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A Bit More on Being Called a Foreigner

For those who’ve read my blog before, you now know that one of my entries is about being labelled a foreigner here in Taiwan, on a daily basis, practically, and there is a recent entry on my daughter, who is … Continue reading

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A five/six-year-old kid said…

While at an indoor playground here in Kaohsiung, Taiwan, a tyke stated to my wife, after she simply told him to be careful about smaller children nearby–because he was running around out of control, that he would “tell my uncle, … Continue reading

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