The Naked Truth The Naked Truth    |   By Pia de Jong
Being naked in public, Americans are taught at an early age, is a big no-no, even, or maybe especially, at the beach. I was once reprimanded for letting my baby daughter and toddler sons play in their birthday suits on […]
December 1, 2022



Paradise Lost Paradise Lost    |   By Pia de Jong
America always held some magic for me. Even as a child, I knew things happened in that vast country on the other side of the ocean. Interesting things somehow reached my small village in the south of the Netherlands: a […]
November 24, 2022



Goodbye to All That Goodbye to All That    |   By Pia de Jong
My family and I lived in the United States of America for ten years. I vividly remember the hot summer day we arrived. The taxi driver, an elegant man in his sixties picked us up at Newark Airport. Isn’t it […]
November 17, 2022