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Video: Devil’s Gold

Roughly 300 miners a day climb two miles up Indonesia’s Kawah Ijen mountain and then descend more than 900 yards in their search for “devil’s gold.” This is one miner’s story of hard work, courage, and suffering all in the name of family.

November 28, 2021 · 3 Comments

Robert Walicki: Two Poems

I’m stumbling out of the dark and back down again,
winding out of the rutted valleys of the Mon,
ass crack of the world and broken roads…

August 25, 2020 · 7 Comments

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