Monthly Archives: March 2010

Saying Good-Bye, Again

In the opening sentences of Albert Camus’ novel The Stranger, the narrator Meursault says, “Mother died today. Or maybe yesterday, I don’t know.” I recall reading those famous lines so many years ago and wondering at a character, at a … Continue reading

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Snorkeling off Samara

  One hot and steamy Sunday morning, my friend and I decided to rent a two-person sea kayak and venture out to the island that sits off the coast of Samara Beach. It is deserted, uninhabitable, and from the perspective … Continue reading

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