Daily Archives: November 6, 2011

On comfort in a foreign land – or – comfort in a cabbage leaf


It is 2 a.m. and I am wide awake.  I am in some anonymous hotel room in Maastricht, in the lower tip of the Netherlands near Brussels, jetlagged to beat the band.  My neighbors are drunk and puking, from the sound of … Continue reading

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