Keeping Up With an Old Friend

by baldilocks One of my best longtime blog friends—in the category of haven’t yet met face-to-face—is Steve Graham. A few may remember his hilarious blogs from the early 2000s, Little Tiny Lies and Hog on Ice, and might wonder where he’s been. I’ve kept up with his blog, Tools of Renewal, for a good ten … Continue reading Keeping Up With an Old Friend

The Road to Mandalay

I just visited Myanmar, known to most of us as Burma, where the people have been under the oppressive boot of a huge colonial power, the Japanese fascists and homegrown socialist nut cases for nearly 150 years. Finally, they have democracy, and for the most part, are happy as hell. Here’s a brief history: From … Continue reading The Road to Mandalay