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“How vain it is to sit down to write when you have not stood up to live.”
“Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage.”
By Jackie Leavitt Indonesia epitomizes the word “diverse.” Its 17,500 islands spread 3,000 miles: further than the width of Europe. It encapsulates 255 million people with six recognized religions, although 90 percent are Muslim. It’s also home to many unique and endangered plants animals, including Sumatra’s orangutans and tigers and […]
By Jackie Leavitt The flies are drawn to my computer screen like moths to the front porch light. They buzz by my head, circle their destination and land on the computer’s metal lip. They crawl an inch down and try to blend into the black […]
By Jackie Leavitt After living in Gisborne for more than two months, Arthur and I decided to hit the winding New Zealand roads! Traveling and camping by car is very popular in New Zealand, and is inspiringly called “freedom camping.” Our goal: Freedom camp our way through […]