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Forget finding Nemo: Fishing for mermaids in Coney Island is way more fun
June 20, 2015  by Stephen May 


Coney Island’s 33rd annual Mermaid Parade, held this Saturday, featured tons of glitter, shells,...


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Photography 
Wine, a cat, a kid, and people watching in Istanbul
May 22, 2015  by Stephen May 


Across the street from Corinne Hotel’s quaint Parisian-style bar, posters promoting an upcoming...


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Travel 
Abandoned Contadora
April 5, 2015  by Stephen May 


Thirty miles south of Panama’s coast lies the Pearl Islands archipelago, a network of Panamanian...


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Lifestyle 
Echoes of Loss – 9/11 Memorial Museum Opening Day
May 23, 2014  by Stephen May 


I descended several stories into the heart of ground zero, along with friends, throngs of tourists, and somber-faced...


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Photography  Travel 
Leatherback Turtle Nesting – An Ancient Journey
May 2, 2014  by Stephen May 


The relationship between nature and our fellow beings continues to astound me.  My cat, Tofu, arises...


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Travel 
The Hottest Place on Earth – Danakil Depression, Afar Region, Ethiopia
April 26, 2014  by Stephen May 


In the dead of winter, the temperature is 115°F.  Sweat dripping from my brow, I duck under a parched...


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Photography  Travel 
Maine – Photo Journal
August 15, 2012  by Stephen May 


Having never been to the great state of Maine, we ventured on a quick five day road trip up the east...


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Lifestyle 
Roller Derby Madness
July 18, 2012  by Stephen May 


This weekend, Joyce and I, along with several friends, visited the famous Coney Island in New York. Navigating...


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Travel 
Short Story: Ngobe Indian Wife Fights
June 25, 2012  by Stephen May 


In December of 2009, my wife, Joyce, and I traveled to Panama for a quick getaway with our friend Bill....


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Travel 
Paris Greeters – When you’re all alone in Paris!
May 23, 2012  by Stephen May 


So, I find myself in Paris for the first time. Alone. (Need the backstory?  Read the last post here.)...


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