Month: April 2013

Contemplating Cairns

I am a licensed tourist guide in Washington, D.C., and as such I belong to a few informational listservs.  Recently, an inquiry came over one of them asking about the reason for stacking coins on headstones at Arlington National...

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April Foolishness

I think that beginning a new blog is a little bit like sitting down to write a letter to a friend whom you haven’t talked to in a very long time.  Where do I start?  How do I share all the things that have happened that I...

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