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3,659 words by 17 writers in Hong Kong, Mount Lemmon & elsewhere

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travel writing, Back to Nature, Travel

This could easily be the most beautiful place on earth I have ever seen!

by Peter Nacken

Cat hai district — Hạ Long Bay trip day 1 Saturday morning early wake up to be picked up at 7:30 and drive all the way to Hạ Long Bay across the murky, gray, drizzly north of Vietnam. We make a rest stop at a ‘stop over’ place, offering clean bathrooms, some snacky food and lots of touristy shopping opportunities. Very obviously a by-product of the Hạ Long Bay tourism success. When we arrive at the pier we are ama...

climbing, Back to Nature, Prose

Oh, alien home of my quiet breath; familiar still, all our quiet passings.

by Lora Rivera

Mount lemmon — You ask, Where is home? I tell you, I have traveled and uprooted the comforts of place and food, left the casual confines of cohabitation and of marital security, disabused my body of habits of though...

Northern Lights, Back to Nature, Travel

When clouds part

by Max T

East — Turning thirty surprised me. A yearly re-iteration of my birth day often comes and goes without special acknowledgement. A small and simple gathering of a special few is more than enough to satisfy m...

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The Art of Doing Nothing

by elen encina

Alfonso — Some mornings are perfect for a reason. This was one of those. I woke up wrapped in clean white sheets to the mellow chirping of birds outside our window and the soothing sound of flowing water. These...

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