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Thanks Be to the World (Synopsis / Excerpt / Comment)

Synopsis: Healing signifies new life. For Larry, a middle-aged film actor from Scotland, the process beings unfolding on a yearlong trip around the world, during which he revisits many of the locations of the films he made. Excerpt: ONE Larry … Continue reading

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Proper Respect for a Wound (Synopsis / Excerpt / Comment)

Synopsis: Delgado, a disabled resident of a community in Santo Domingo, the Dominican Republic, reflects on life growing up handicapped in a slum district. He recalls his father’s flight and his upbringing at the hands of his mother. On her … Continue reading

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The Unintentional Healing of Soul (Synopsis / Excerpt / Comments)

Synopsis: In the late 1990s Steve Casey, a divorced man with a son, sets off from Brisbane on his third trip to Central America in the space of little more than five years. He is the second eldest of five … Continue reading

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