I am Anthony E. Savvides. This is my blog.

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“The art of writing


                                  is the art of discovering


                                        what you believe.

Gustave Flaubert

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July 6, 2012 at 3:49 pm

Write write write, but don’t forget to enjoy the reporting to the left.

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“I love being a writer. 

        What I can’t stand is the paperwork.”

-Peter De Vries

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June 2, 2012 at 1:38 pm

Seeing new places, always learning.

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A view of a busy street in downtown Amman from the balcony of Umsiat, where 32 Northeastern students dined on their first night in the city.

 “ Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the

things you didn’t do than by the ones you did do.

So throw off the bowlines, sail away from the safe harbor.

Catch the trade winds in your sails.




– Mark Twain

A view of the Treasury (Al Khazneh) ruins in Petra, Jordan. This ancient archeological structure was famously featured in Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade.

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May 22, 2011 at 5:20 am