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Elephant Cloud

2017-05-02T16:00:25+00:00

Greetings Everyone,  The Elephant Cloud Project is launched. I invite you to click on the little black and white elephant icon below and it will take you to the LAUNCH PAD. Get ready for....     [...]

Elephant Cloud 2017-05-02T16:00:25+00:00

Roti and Ricefields

2017-07-29T06:09:40+00:00

Greetings from Galen ANNOUNCEMENTS For those who might be looking for an interesting and educational Christmas gift for children (or adults) The Panom book is available and right now is a perfect time to order:Panom and [...]

Roti and Ricefields 2017-07-29T06:09:40+00:00

PROJECT PANOMLAND

2017-05-02T16:00:26+00:00

View of the Mae Rim river during a more gentle month of weather Many of my friends look at me with cocked eyes—that ‘Is he out of his mind?’ look—when I tell them I’m [...]

PROJECT PANOMLAND 2017-05-02T16:00:26+00:00

A Memorial

2017-05-02T16:00:27+00:00

Sangsak was Chang Lek’s sixteen year old nephew; Chang Lek , his wife Paan and his young daughter, Gam, are part of my family, my Akha family. Sangsak was killed while driving his motorbike in Chiangmai. [...]

A Memorial 2017-05-02T16:00:27+00:00

The Northland

2017-07-29T06:17:30+00:00

After a terribly long, hot spell with a thick wedge of social strife that kept parts of Bangkok on edge and the media churning, I’m happy to be submitting a new blog entry. For all those [...]

The Northland 2017-07-29T06:17:30+00:00

WHEN ELEPHANTS PRETEND

2017-07-29T06:19:11+00:00

Late last year I ghost wrote several children’s stories, one of which was about an elephant. At one point in the story I had suggested that perhaps the elephant was pretending about its feelings. The story [...]

WHEN ELEPHANTS PRETEND 2017-07-29T06:19:11+00:00

SWIMMING WITH PANOM

2017-07-29T06:42:44+00:00

Pai, Thailand: The mahout woke me at 6:30, the sun just beginning to rise above a rather bleak landscape. I had asked to accompany him up into the hills to get the elephant Panom, where she [...]

SWIMMING WITH PANOM 2017-07-29T06:42:44+00:00

A Day at FAE Elephant Hospital

2017-07-29T06:20:42+00:00

Yesterday Chang Lek and visiting friend Richard Wofford and I drove south of Chiangmai, where I live, to Friends of the Asian Elephant Hospital near Lampang Thailand. We began with a very nice conversation with founder [...]

A Day at FAE Elephant Hospital 2017-07-29T06:20:42+00:00
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