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Driving through Clark County WA

Beryl Gorbman Yesterday, Susan and I took a scenic route on the way to Seattle from Portland OR. One of the coolest sights was a barn covered with old gas and oil company signs. There were also a few adorable … Continue reading

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Ain’t It Awful?

Beryl Gorbman We longer-term expats sometimes sit around in weather like this (over 100 degrees fahrenheit for weeks), wondering exactly why it is we moved here and why other northamericans continue to do so. Why come to this place that … Continue reading

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This Week in Sisal

Beryl Gorbman The Yucatan Yenta Sisal is an isolated fishing village on the northwest coast of the Yucatan Peninsula. It’s Tough to be Poor Since we’ve fallen in love with Sisal, the news in the Diario about an angry conflict … Continue reading

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