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koshersalaami commented on Basil Thurlow's blog post The Mirror Game, an exerpt by Basil Thurlow
"Link doesn't work"
Feb 12, 2013
Basil Thurlow commented on Mary Ann Sorrentino's blog post Non Habemus Papam at the Moment
"I think the pope is caught up in a number of scandals including the Catholic Church's cult of pedophilia. With their gruesome history including aiding the Nazis and their retro attitude regarding contraception and birth control; I think every…"
Feb 12, 2013
Basil Thurlow commented on Basil Thurlow's blog post My $200/ mo. house in Siem Reap, Cambodia
"My latest dinner party"
Feb 11, 2013
Basil Thurlow commented on Basil Thurlow's blog post My $200/ mo. house in Siem Reap, Cambodia
"There are cute little geckos, (house lizards).  One day a four foot long snake slithered right across my computer table. I jumped up on a chair, then chased it out the front door with a broom. The snakes eat geckos."
Feb 11, 2013
Basil Thurlow commented on Basil Thurlow's blog post My $200/ mo. house in Siem Reap, Cambodia
"I actually take some heat from locals for paying so much rent.($200.) They generally pay about $50./mo. Today a girl offered me $15./mo. for my spare bedroom."
Feb 11, 2013
Basil Thurlow commented on Basil Thurlow's blog post Excerpt from The Mirror Game
"You can read almost the entire first draft of the book(with about 40 of my illustrations) by going to Wordpress---basiljuice (or supposedly)----basiljuice.wordpress.com   I just edited the entire book, rearranged everything and took out…"
Jan 25, 2013
Kathy Knechtges commented on Basil Thurlow's blog post Life in Cambodia
"how did you come to Cambodia?"
Jan 25, 2013
Kathy Knechtges commented on Basil Thurlow's blog post Excerpt from The Mirror Game
"An unusual and interesting post"
Jan 25, 2013
Anna Herrington commented on Basil Thurlow's blog post Remote village in Phnom Kulin, newly built school in background
"Cute kids!"
Jan 21, 2013
Anna Herrington commented on Basil Thurlow's blog post Life in Cambodia
"Do you speak Khmer also? Nice images in my mind after reading your words....good luck on the writing  : )"
Jan 21, 2013
Leepin Larry commented on Basil Thurlow's blog post Life in Cambodia
""There is a concrete wall around it with barbed wire on top" ... Sounds like some of the communities in Florida."
Jan 21, 2013
DaisyJane commented on Basil Thurlow's blog post My $200/ mo. house in Siem Reap, Cambodia
"hmmm, you SHOULD tell us how this came to be.  very lovely. and trig?  gorgeous picture."
Jan 21, 2013
tr ig commented on Basil Thurlow's blog post My $200/ mo. house in Siem Reap, Cambodia
"Basil: what kind of tree is this?"
Jan 21, 2013
koshersalaami commented on Basil Thurlow's blog post My $200/ mo. house in Siem Reap, Cambodia
"Thank you. I asked you for pictures and this one made a colossal difference. Changes your story completely."
Jan 20, 2013
Zanelle commented on Basil Thurlow's blog post My $200/ mo. house in Siem Reap, Cambodia
" Oh you send us such intriguing little tidbits.  More more.  Thanks."
Jan 20, 2013
Jonathan Wolfman commented on Basil Thurlow's blog post My $200/ mo. house in Siem Reap, Cambodia
"Nice!"
Jan 20, 2013

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I'm a writer and artist currently living in Siem Reap Cambodia. I moved here after 5 years in Hawaii, 1 year in Thailand, and many years in Maine. I've recently put a new novel (my first) on Wordpress: "The Mirror Game"
My Website
http://basiljuice.com(Wordpress.com)

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Dinner Party in Cambodia

Posted on February 11, 2013 at 11:58pm 0 Comments

I can't decide which one is the cutest.

Excerpt from The Mirror Game

Posted on January 20, 2013 at 5:40pm 2 Comments

   Art, the love of his life, his constant preoccupation and companion had abandoned him it seemed; at least for the time

   Thurlow decide to try his hand at writing instead. He began writing the manuscript you are now reading

   As Basil again sat by the river, writing in his journal, something about the discoveries he and Geoff had made caused him to be drawn once again to the ‘mirror game’.

   Alone and perhaps seeking a clue as to why he had chosen to move back to…

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