Tips, Tales and Images.
This shot of a woman tending to part of her annual rice crop was taken in the village of Puco, a settlement of…
I had risotto tonight. So I think the association here is obvious.
I forgot what I ate, but I know it was delicious.
An exceptional illusion of solitude.
Seeing an image today of Barack Obama and Anthony Bourdain eating like --and with-- locals in a small place in…
Scene of my first street shave, too.
The coolest motorbike taxi driver in Hanoi.
A portrait of a woman who sold me a pair of pants I'll never wear.
Has anyone worked or watched a rice harvest?
At a UNESCO World Heritage Site that's leaves the impression that it's being loved to death.
Today's Pic du Jour, the blog's 659th straight, is a reminder of the day, five years ago today, that I wanted to…
From The Guardian, Finding Vietnam’s War Children, a fascinating story about US Army medic Bob Shirley who returned…
Following up on my friend Lisa's suggestion, I created a Best-of page for this site today. It's been long overdue…
Remembering one of the largest anti-war demonstrations in US history.
Recalling a visit with Agent Orange's third generation.
Today's 'Smile of the Day' winner.
A moment of calm before the storm.
Terraced rice fields near Nghia Lo, Vietnam
The vivid memory of this woman's smile greeted me when I woke up this morning. I have no idea what provoked it but…