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Here We Are Now

Sunset, January 2015

A return to singer Kurt Cobain’s hometown, Aberdeen, Washington, 20 years after his suicide. Edited by Nino Padova.

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No One Can Save Us Now But The Saints

2014 ESPN FC World Cup Guide, June 2014

On the cusp of the 2014 World Cup, a look the Mexican national soccer team, in all its sorrow and anguish. Edited by Rebecca Nordquist.

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Coach, Remembered

Colby magazine, May 29, 2014

Until he died at age 71, while rowing on a lake in Maine, my college cross country and track coach, Jim Wescott was a mentor and sensei to hundreds of athletes. Here’s an account of what it was like to run for him. ¬†Edited by Gerry Boyle.

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The Hero’s March

The Washington Post Magazine, March 23, 2014

Searching for the ghost of Russian novelist Mikhail Lermontov (1814-41) in the Caucasus Mountains of Georgia. Edited by David Rowell.

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Letter from Abkhazia

Harper's Magazine, March 2014

A journey through a Russian client state on the Black Sea. Edited by Christopher Cox.

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