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My Secret to Surviving Med School on a Rock

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Hurricane Prep for Island OCDers

Living on a rock whose highest elevation is toe level to dear Mother Ocean, I take storms on the radar very seriously. So seriously that when a named storm rolls in our direction, the Weather Channel on the tele replaces my favourite easy-listening station on Alexa,...

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Boonie IS a Breed

It’s no secret that Guam, like many other islands, has a huge stray dog population problem. These strays, aka boonies, can be found on every corner and parking lot due to the rock's lack of proper animal control. While the animal shelter - yes, we have just one -...

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Island Granny to the Rescue!

While I live in the mountains on the edge of the rainforest in Dominica, the island is so steep and narrow (13 miles wide, 26 miles long with 5,000 ft.volcanoes) that I am still in close proximity to the sea. Truly the best of both worlds - lucky me! When I've had...

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The Adventurous Life of Barley The Pirate Dog

Instead of always hearing about life on a rock from a human's perspective, perhaps to mix things up you’d like to hear it from the floor-level vantage point of a 4-legged furry being.... My name is Barley and I’m a mature 57 years old. (That's calculated into human...

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