Now you see it; now you don’t. Her body lighter than air, she floats like a butterfly on a summer breeze.

MAGIC is an art that has entranced people since the beginnings of time.

Sometimes a diplomat has to be a magician, and always a magician has to be a diplomat. I began my life-long involvement in magic in junior high school, performing at boy scout campfires and school talent shows.

Through my travels as a diplomat, my wife Somphon and I have had a chance to perform magic around the world. No matter what the language, what the culture, what the politcs of a given place, magic is a universal language that brings smiles to faces and warmth to hearts.

Visit this page to find some of my dabblings in magic and mystery ...