I met Noa through Couchsurfing in October 2010 in Jerusalem, where she and her two flatmates hosted me in their apartment for several days. Since then Noa has moved to Tel Aviv, and I’ve seen her again on a couple occasions — a random encounter on a Tel Aviv sidewalk in 2013, and then again […]
People make a place meaningful. Following are portraits of 12 Indonesian women, some of the 260 million people who call Indonesia home. Photos taken in February and March 2017.
Sometimes you sip coffee to ingest the caffeine, to wake up and begin another day. Other times you put that cup to your lips and, while gazing beyond the rim (perhaps at a landscape, a person, or simply into miles of Himalayan air), you lick a wound and try to mend. The latter was once […]
Taking offense at the ticket price posted at the front entrance to the Potala Palace — it was 100 yuan (about $12), almost twice what I had paid to see Beijing’s Forbidden City — I turned to Plan B. Plan B was not very complicated. I would simply walk a circle around the palace and […]