Sulawesi: "Hey Mister, They're All Gonna Laugh at You" August 30th 2008 *Note* After a severe and prolonged case of writers block, I have decided that it will do no good to try and force myself to write a new entry. What follows is a collection of postcards that I wrote to an imaginary friend of mine, while traveling through Sulawesi. I hope that you can follow along and make sense of the babble. Ill get my act together one of these days.
Hey Suess, long time n ... read more
Asia » Indonesia » Sulawesi The Dutch began to colonize Indonesia in the early 17th century; the islands were occupied by Japan from 1942 to 1945. Indonesia declared its independence after Japan's surrender, but it required four years of intermittent negotiations, recurring hos... ... read more