We have been in Phnom Penh, the capital city of Cambodia, attending a two-week training course with a dozen other people who live or work in five other countries. We are learning how to better tell stories that testify to …

Commingle

Growing up in a densely-populated county in New Jersey, Eunice learned to separate her recyclables from the weekly trash (rubbish). Aluminum, glass, cardboard, newsprint, mailers, and eventually plastics, too, would be placed curbside in their own containers. As the local …

Birding in Singapore

A city of contrasts is my host city. Birds flying in unison, free. Birds singing in a cacophony, caged. This week thousands of Asian openbill storks have been spotted flying across the nation. Thanks to Au’s father for his photos …
Have you ever noticed the difference between the first time you do something and the next time when you repeat it? Is it usually easier to do something after the first time? You’ve made your mistakes, learned a lot, and …

What’s a few years, anyway?

Fifty years can feel like a long time. This week Eunice realized that she’s done the same thing for a long time – have Thanksgiving dinner with her mother. It started the first week I was born. My mother had …