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A Titanic Challenge

My writing group meets monthly to hone our craft. This month's exercise was to write a short piece based on a picture of a Titanic ...

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On beyond Juan, Part Dos

Consider it a trend. One week after enjoying a Flavors of Bogota Speciality Coffee tour, the CBC features a piece by Camila Pena on ...

Cartagena (Delaney Turner)

Looking at Cartagena

This whole sabbatical thing means I have more time to futz with year-old photos. Here are some from ...

Batter up: Project Béisbol gives Colombian kids “a damn chance”

Teamwork. Discipline. Leadership. All qualities, according to Justin Halladay, that baseball can develop in kids eager to learn. Since 2008, his organization, Project Béisbol, has been transforming the lives children throughout Latin America. Currently shagging fly balls and rounding the bases in ...

Bogotá black and white

A few heavily altered pics from a recent sojourn into La ...

Clay!

A walk through the Candelaria always surprises. Today it was the Museo Arqueolóico de Bogota (MUSA), which is chock full of pre-Hispanic pottery and San Augustin statuary. Apart from the San Augustin pieces, most of the pottery dated from between AD 500 and ...