Greetings from Burma

Greetings from Burma

Jul 29, 2013

I’m back from Burma… It’s been a long time… Since blogging last, I traveled to Libya 5 times (!?), many of those visits involved assisting with trauma & education training efforts.. there were also trips to Tunis, Doha, Bangkok, Miami, and, Madrid (!). But back to Burma: for a while now, my body, mind and ...

The Boat to Misrata (Libya): Men’s quarters vs. Women’s quarters
In Libya

The Boat to Misrata (Libya): Men’s quarters vs. Women’s quarters

Aug 4, 2011

Where approximately 2-300 women and children sleep (some dads too): & how the rebel fighters get on sleeping on the rooftop of the boat: After experiencing both, I’ll stick with the rebels. They’re actually quieter.

Why I had to visit Misrata (Libya).

Why I had to visit Misrata (Libya).

Aug 4, 2011

I had no intention of coming to Libya, more less Misrata, a place I followed in the news nearly all of April and May. I associated Misrata with vicious street battles, journalist’s deaths, and an apocalyptic downtown. But after becoming friends with so many Misratans in the hospital in Tunis I began to associate it ...