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T.O.F.U. #15 | Call For Submissions

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The next issue of T.O.F.U., which will focus on capitalism, is now seeking public submissions. Read More »

Author Chat | Finding Sanctuary

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Next week, T.O.F.U. will be hosting a live author chat to talk about one of the articles in the latest issue. Read More »

WAIW | Harvesting Jackfruit

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With less than a week left here in Chiang Mai, Thailand, I decided to take today to try harvesting one of the jackfruits on the property. Read More »

T.O.F.U. is Now About Cats

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A new month is upon us, and with it comes a change for the magazine. It might seem dramatic, but the numbers suggest it's for the best. Read More »

WAIW | Dealing With Ghosts

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If ghosts are what's left behind after a loss, then I've been dealing with a bunch of them lately. Read More »

WAIW | A Sudden Loss

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After four years of housesitting and countless cats and dogs coming and going in my life during my travels, this morning I was finally faced with the difficult task of starting the day with one less animal in my care than the day before. Read More »