Monthly Archives: September 2010

Poetry Interlude: Reflection

All travelers experience things that transform, or should, transform them. The lovely young woman sprawled awkwardly in the traffic median, futilely seeking the shade of a leafless tree, and the terrible moment you realize she is a leper. The rows … Continue reading

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Travel Moment: Uneasy Neighbors

This picture captures Mount Ararat, in Turkey, from just across the border in Armenia. The structure in the foreground is the monastery of  Khor Virap. Here St.Gregory the Illuminator, one of the most beloved figures of Armenian religious history, was … Continue reading

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