Happy Birthday Gary !

“This celebration over beating the devil just one more time seems counterproductive to what’s important. After all, living should be about the journey, not measuring the distance.” From all of us @ Moleskinerie, best wishes to our contributor GARY VARNER... Read More

10/03/2004

Moleskinerie Profile: Michael Hawley

Matt Pierson / AP “A 133-pound tome about the Asian country of Bhutan that uses enough paper to cover a football field and a gallon of ink has been declared the world’s largest published book. Author Michael Hawley, a scientist... Read More

10/03/2004

In the Realm of Jet Lag

“Not long ago, in Damascus, I lived for a few days on muezzin time: long, silent mornings in the Old City before dawn, walking through labyrinths of dead-end alleyways, in and out around the great mosque, and then long, hot... Read More

10/03/2004

Zuni Ritual Poetry

“To my house I brought my road. Sitting down quietly, Throughout a blessed night With our children we came to day. 30 This day, my fathers, You who here were p?ekwins, You who used to take care of the world,... Read More

10/03/2004

Journeys: Somaliland

Sandstorm over the City of Hargeisa “There is a woman in Somalia, scraping for pearls on the roadside There’s a force stronger than nature, keeps her will alive. This is how she’s dying, she’s dying to survive. Don’t know what... Read More

10/03/2004