Defeated by Belarus Again + Early Retirement

Twice in the past two months I’ve tried to make it to Belarus, and twice I’ve failed. The first time I was volcanoed, stuck in Vancouver and unable to fly to Europe. This time, I was stuck in Zurich, shut out by a Kafkaesque visa system that denied me entry one day before I was…

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Postcard #11: Karol in Goa

This week’s featured postcard comes to us from Karol in Goa, India. Here’s what it’s all about. See more postcards from readers here. Send your own in to this address: World Domination HQ 4110 SE Hawthorne Blvd #639 Portland, OR 97214 USA ###

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Good Writing Tips

I don’t claim to be an expert, but I’ve been writing 1,000 words a day almost every day for the past 120 weeks. That’s the most important tip of all—to be a writer, start writing. You’ll figure out a lot of things along the way. But for all of you overachievers out there, here are…

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