exploring an unusual island, story by story
What Fidel Castro, Bill Clinton and Arnold Schwarzenegger have in common (besides dabbling in politics). The cigar is the prop used throughout history as status symbol of the elite. We all have a hard time imagining Churchill, Hemingway, and Castro without a stogie...
Everyone is talking about the Great American Eclipse… well, we had it here too, even if not as awesome as in the US. But we make due and have our own levels of eschatology…
A word that carries with itself patriotic pride and a lot of history… and yet there is a chance it may just have been made up.
We all know about the Jewish immigrants that came to Sosua and so escaped the Holocaust. But what were their lives like? What did they do?