Burma, A World Apart

This is Burma, and it is unlike any land you know about. — Rudyard Kipling, Letters from the East (1898) Kipling was right. Burma (also known as Myanmar) is such a very unique and fascinating place. For years it was a pariah state and isolated from the rest of the world. As a result, it… Read More

Ithaka: Finding Home

I fell in love with the poem Ithaka the first time I read it.  At the time, I was in college and didn’t fully understand its meaning but I was so drawn to it and Ithaka made an indelible impression.  I felt Ithaka urging me to embrace a life full of adventure and full of… Read More


Welcome to the Petit World Citizen Community! This is a forum to share, explore and discover ways to bring the world home. I hope you enjoy being part of the Petit World Citizen community. I look forward to hearing your comments and views as we embark together on this exciting journey of world exploration through the… Read More