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Challenge! Travel! And Adventure! Self Growth! Self Development! And surely, Fun!
Good! These are major interests of mine, too.
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April 25, 2014
By John Guy LaPlante / with photos Sorry for the delay in getting this to you. Blame my big computer / Internet problems here. I write this in Fangcun, which is a small section of huge Guangzhou, population 16 million. No way can I see that whole immense city. But … [Read More...]
April 13, 2014
By John Guy LaPlante Here’s what I faced for this big new journey across the Pacific, the biggest ocean. I would be starting from Morro Bay, where my daughter Monique and her hubby David live and which is 200 miles north of Los Angeles, my … [Read More...]
April 9, 2014
By John Guy LaPlante I'm as surprised as you are. This is my fourth time over. At my age I never thought there would be a fourth time. Speaking of age, I'm going to turn 85 during my month over here. But this is the right place to be old. The Chinese … [Read More...]
April 1, 2014
Orange, CA--Over the years I've been treated by a whole assortment of specialists. Far more than I've been able to keep track of--medical doctors, dentists, chiropractors, osteopaths, physical therapists, nurses. Now I've met one who has a unique specialty. He's a family dentist who specializes … [Read More...]
March 14, 2014
By John Guy LaPlante With 2 photos I’ve been getting one e-mail after another: “John, what you think about Ukraine? What's it all about? How do you feel about it?” Why those emails? Because many of you know that I served my Peace Corps hitch–the full 27 months–in Ukraine. And … [Read More...]