A Madagascar Morning : Building Bridges

“Stomach?” he asked holding his belly. “Head?” he asked placing a palm on his forehead. “No, no. I’m okay. I am here from Mauritius.” Confused, he hesitated to let me inside and reiterated the lack of English. A few minutes later he'd be kissing my camera and hugging me tightly. Here's the story

Life in Yangon, Myanmar : Golden Field Trips

Myanmar is a gem of a country. Some of these gems appear in the wide open spaces, and others remain hidden by jungles, lost history, and untold tales. My ‘someday’ return will take me to those places farther from Yangon’s center. From art centers to Yangon's Secretariat Building to Bago's golden palaces and stupas, I was able to discover several gems close to home, and to return with a group of 50 students in tow. Here is your chance to witness Yangon's Golden Gems.