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Letting it Burn

Exploring a hundred-year-old New Year’s Eve celebration on the streets of Baños de Agua Santa, Ecuador.
kenneth r. rosen
Young people die for no reason and many reasons all the same. During what years I have lived, countless friends and loved ones were taken without warning. They always are. Even when it's real it never feels that way. More came and went before a trip late one summer. We drove the thin sinew of highway roped around the High Country,...

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