Once he endures the paperwork tempest that is the Japanese Customs and Tariff Bureau, Alvah finds a lot to love in the Land of the Rising Sun, including the Awamori distillery.From "The Roger Henry File" for April 25, 2008
With members of the Artero family to guide him, Alvah Simon inspects some of Guam's last standing Lattes, stone pillars used to support the houses of the ancient Chamorro.
Welcomed by the Arteros, a Chamorro family with a heroic history in the American military, Alvah Simon reflects on his hosts' capacity for loyalty and forgiveness. "The Roger Henry File" for March 20, 2008
When Alvah Simon encounters Cap'n Fatty Goodlander in Micronesia, these two kindred spirits and CW contributors agree to mind one another's geo-editorial turf. From "The Roger Henry File" January 3, 2008