Monthly Archives: April 2013

On U.S. Soil

Today, an article in our local newspaper cited the fact that Saipan was talked about in the Washington Post. I was immediately interested. Having grown up in the Washington metropolitan area, I consider the Washington Post “my newspaper” and will … Continue reading

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Living in a “forrest”

I figured out where I was going to be living very soon after I arrived in Saipan because of some unconventional living conditions that I found myself in upon my arrival. The first time I drove up to my current … Continue reading

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Marianas March Against Cancer

The Marianas March Against Cancer (MMAC) is an annual event reminiscent of what we call Relay for Life back in the States. The premise for that is that cancer never sleeps — so these events are usually continuous events overnight … Continue reading

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Flame Tree Arts Festival

This annual event in Saipan is one of the biggest events of the year. I got to visit and picked up some photo prints of panoramic views of Saipan from a photographer who is a retired surgeon who served Saipan … Continue reading

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Lao Lao Bay

Here are some recent pictures from Lao Lao Bay. I took some time to relax and think on a quick trip out to Lao Lao Bay — an area of the island I don’t visit often enough. Take time to … Continue reading

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Boston hitting home

I am grateful for the internet, CNN, facebook, google .. for keeping me connected to what is going on over in Boston. I don’t know that many people out there but there are so many ways that I can see … Continue reading

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Ocean swimming

(A recent sunset picture.. you can see the tiny sliver of moon appearing in the sky) I’ve been preparing a talk about sports medicine for work and have been thinking about my sports ‘career’ so far. I learned how to … Continue reading

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