Today it is my pleasure to welcome the collection of stories called “Australia Burns.” Stories in this collection have been contributed by authors who care about Australia and the relief efforts from the devastating bushfires. All profits from the books will be donated to charities involved with the recovery efforts. The publisher and authors areContinue reading “Australia Burns”
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Not a Country of Immigrants
Citizens of the USA are almost all immigrants and their descendants. Were this not so, only Native Americans would hold citizenship here. The United Arab Emirates is not a country of immigrants. For the most part, only the descendants of native Emiratis may hold citizenship. Those who move there will never fully belong, and neitherContinue reading “Not a Country of Immigrants”
Day 23. What’s Your Reality?
I’ve spent several days at Burning Man, which I think we can all agree is a world unto itself. Now that I’m back in what burners call the default world, I seem to be hyper aware of the fact that none of us live in quite the same reality as each other. We choose differentContinue reading “Day 23. What’s Your Reality?”