Daily Archives: April 15, 2016

Cleopatra Isn’t The Only Queen Of Denial

For over an hour today I sat nearly entirely stationary in traffic in downtown Vancouver looking at the spires of the Interstate Bridge, filled with an ineffable longing and frustration to be moving, but unable to go anywhere at all … Continue reading

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Book Review: Culture Smart!: Estonia: A Quick Guide To Customs And Etiquette

Culture Smart!: Estonia: A Quick Guide To Customs And Etiquette, by Clare Thomson As someone who attempts to travel intelligently, I have viewed my upcoming trip to Estonia [1] as an opportunity to read about the country and its ways. … Continue reading

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Book Review: A History Of The Baltic States

A History Of The Baltic States, by Andres Kasekamp As part of my study for the upcoming Feast of Tabernacles [1], I decided to read this book for historical background, and found it to be a pleasant read, generally well-researched … Continue reading

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