"The Remover of Obstacles"
2013 Solas Gold Award Winner for Best Love Story
A memoir in which the author recounts a cross-cultural romance that transforms her life and her perspective on love.
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Panorama: The Journal of Travel, Place, and Nature
A memoir in which the author volunteers at an elephant sanctuary in Thailand and confronts her own misplaced expectations around wild animal-human interaction.
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Humans of the World:
A memoir in which the author helps her elderly, blind father with his laundry and experiences a closeness which had eluded her while growing up.
"Zen Sandwich" (scroll to the bottom)
A memoir in which the author turns an every day task into a mindful event full of love.
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"Swimming Pool Takeover"
Siblings work together to help a duck family (who have moved into their swimming pool) find a home and learn lessons about nature along the way.
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A memoir in which the author, whose eye color is the same as her father's, ponders their lives together.
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