Opinion and Analysis

Buying Time

April 3, 2013

When I first made it to Ulaanbaatar, I think I interpreted the city’s name as a reference to my arrival. I had only just arrived in Mongolia, but already I felt like

Burgers and Goodwill

February 13, 2013

A pleasant day ended with a half eaten burger staring at me miserably. It gave me an accusatory look, oozing mustard. I suddenly couldn’t remember why I was there. The

The Woman in Meknes

November 1, 2012

She asked us, “What’s it like in America?” My Danish comrade and I just laughed. “I’m Danish, and he’s Australian”, he said. I suggested we keep