Tag: war

April 17, 2007 / Text

Briefly, because the last thing the internets need is another person talking about the Virginia Tech shootings. If you’ve read the blog for awhile, you know that I normally turn on the CNN or BBC around 1am just to get my daily dose of what…

March 13, 2007 / Text

I have this memory of my mother, when I was a kid, and its not the clearest of memories, but this is how it sits in my mind: My mom was finishing her masters degree in social work, I must have been in the 5th…

February 22, 2007 / Text

You know its a good dinner conversation when we break into European History thru revolutions and wars. Shouldn’t be much of a surprise since in our spare time we also look up who the last King of the Austro-Hungarian empire was. But this evening Krizu…

February 19, 2007 / Text

Planning a trip next month to the United States, and it goes without saying how good it will be to see the family and the friends. But whenever I think about it, a second feeling comes to mind, frustration. To have to go back to…