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October 19, 2020 – Our trip to Indochina

Yesterday was the second anniversary of our landing in Vientiane, Laos. What an adventure that was. It was the beginning of our trip through Laos, Vietnam, and Cambodia. Laos is the least developed country...

Oct. 10 – 2020 – Kyrgyzstan

Having just been to the The Five Stans two years ago, it is sad to hear that there is trouble bubbling over there. The Stans are wonderful countries filled with great people. The landscapes...

Sept.24 – Come to R.C. Hand on Facebook.

Hello everyone. I am now on Facebook at at R.C. Hand. There is a fun and informative audio interview there of me with brian@briantellsstories.com from England. There is other information there as well as...

Sept. 17, 2020 – A little of my history revealed.

I have threatened you with a little of my family history in the past. With the anniversary of the Mayflower’s landing in America, I was reminded of those threats. I had several distant family...

Aug. 16, 2020 – A very scary Halloween tale

Please have the children leave the room. I don’t want to give them any ideas. This is a story of Halloween mischief. If you have read many of my personal stories, you know that...

Aug.12, 2020 – When I was a young waiter,

My parents leased a Mexican restaurant when I was around six years old. It had three large rooms. A restaurant in the front, a bar in the middle, and a dance hall with another...

Aug.11, 2020 – Italy and Italian podcasts

Hello and welcome to my site. I am looking for some Italian podcasters who talk about novels from all over the world in English. I would love to do an interview with you. My...

Aug. 11, 2020 – The Golden Pavilion – Japan

I want to thank all of my Japanese friends who are now coming to my site. Here is another wonderful photo by my wife of the spectacular Golden Pavilion in Nara. This was the...

Aug. 3, 2020- A lesson learned.

This photo of Turtle Mountain in Mongolia has nothing to do with this story by the way. I just wanted to show it to you. I have a friend who likes country music. One...

Aug, 3, 2020 – An interesting phone call

Please notice the phone and electrical lines. They do work by the way. I worked for my father until I was twenty-eight. We had a family business while I was a child and I...