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Will Lutwick

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Will Lutwick is the author of recently-released and already-acclaimed memoir, "Dodging Machetes: How I Survived Forbidden Love, Bad Behavior, and the Peace Corps in Fiji." He has degrees from Duke University and the University of Michigan. After completion of his Peace Corps service, he returned to the United States where he has had a long and successful career in marketing, financial administration, and business systems design. He lives in San Francisco with his wife.

“Lutwick's memoir is a fun romp through the tropics, featuring forbidden love and outrageous cross-cultural miscommunications. Part 'South Pacific' and part adventure comedy, Lutwick’s book is all heart. I cheered for him every step of the way.”

--- Julia Scheeres (New York Ti
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Published on May 22, 2013 13:45 • 85 views • Tags: dodging-machetes, ratings, reviews
Average rating: 3.56 · 27 ratings · 7 reviews · 1 distinct work · Similar authors
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On Politics by H.L. Mencken
“As democracy is perfected, the office of president represents, more and more closely, the inner soul of the people. On some great and glorious day the plain folks of the land will reach their heart's desire at last and the White House will be adorned by a downright moron.”
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" Thanks Tracey. So glad you loved "Dodging Machetes". Sorry for my delayed response, but I wasn't aware of your comment till now. "
Dodging Machetes by Will Lutwick
"True love is hard to find. In a world of billions of people, is there really only one person for you? Will Lutwick was just an average guy who joined the Peace Corps Volunteer in the 1960s. He worked in an office in the island nation of Fiji when..." Read more of this review »
Dodging Machetes by Will Lutwick
"Reviewed by Lawrence F. Lihosit (Honduras, 1975-1977)

Mr. Lutwick has succeeded in creating an entertaining and thought provoking Peace Corps memoir. This is a fine example of what a memoir can be for those willing to invest in writing rather than..." Read more of this review »
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" Beautifully put, Jordan. Besides, external success often does not bring happiness. As you indicate, that must come from within. "
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