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2014 draws to a close and 2015 begins. If you look back over the last year, have you accomplished what you wanted to accomplish? Are you where you thought you would be? I’ve written before that New Year’s Eve is my favorite holiday. Tonight over all other nights, almost everyone is united in anticipation, Read More

Let’s face it: the rules of logic do not apply to the flying experience. One would think that purchasing an airline ticket would be a fairly straightforward experience.  Yet, finding an affordable flight at a convenient time is next to impossible.  Lots of websites are available to help you but they all seem to, Read More

Two roads diverged in a wood, and I— I took the one less traveled by, And that has made all the difference. -Robert Frost: The Road Not Taken Everything in life is terrifying.  There are two basic types of terror:  the basic terror of living an ordinary existence, going to work everyday, working for, Read More

Because I was a bit over Thailand, I skipped down to Kuala Lumpur for a week. My favorite parts of the city were the architecture and the people. The infrastructure seemed to be amazing. There were trains, monorails, and covered walkways to keep you out of the sun and rain. Most of the big, Read More

I fled Bangkok for a sojourn in the Thai islands of Koh Samui and Koh Tau. Koh Samui is about an hour flight from Bangkok and is in the Gulf of Thailand on the eastern side of the peninsula. The island is about 220 square kilometers but has an international airport and quite a, Read More