Towering grace

Its size gave us the impression that we were near but it took us some time to walk across the massive and extremely windy open space before we got close to the Hassan II Mosque. The mosque is one of the few in Morocco that allows non-Muslims entry and while my friends and I didn’t... Continue Reading →


This happened more than twice as I walked around town. Local: "konnichiwa" Me: I continue to walk Local: “ni-hao” I continue to walk. Local: Starts to follow me “Konnichiwa” Me: “I’m not Japanese” Local: “No Japan? Chinois?” Me: I try to keep from smiling. “Not Chinese” Local: "Asiatique?” Me: “ Yes. Filipino” Local: Puzzled, slows down. Me: I look back, smiling as I... Continue Reading →

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