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Election day in Indonesia

Actually, there are two election days here – one today for the national  legislature and local offices, and a second in July to elect a new president. The world’s third-largest democracy after India and the U.S. has 185.8 million voters eligible … Continue reading

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When you’re bored, do something!

Those people following 2 Bags and a Pack know that my global journey has stalled in Indonesia for more than two years now. But while my yearning to see and live in new places has not waned (in fact, it’s … Continue reading

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Dinner at Goodies

I have learned that when Via shows up at my apartment in a nice dress that “we” have plans for the evening, and that was the case Saturday night when she arrived in a short, black, frilly number and black … Continue reading

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