Asking Alejandra (Full Article)

It’s a breezy day as I walk through the financial district of Bogota. I’ve never been to this part of the city before, but it’s like a mini-Manhattan. A few turns of the shoulder and I’m in an upscale neighborhood. Money is intimidating. It’s one of those things you either have or don’t have. Guess... Continue Reading →

Asking Alejandra

It’s a breezy day as I walk through the financial district of Bogota. I’ve never been to this part of the city before, but it’s like a mini-Manhattan. A few turns of the shoulder and I’m in an upscale neighborhood. Money is intimidating. It’s one of those things you either have or don’t have. Guess... Continue Reading →

Traveling for the Sake of Traveling

I was sitting in a liquor store a few years back, probably eating a Subway sandwich. It was either that or one of those $6 rotisserie chickens from the grocery store. Having just read Thoreau’s Walden Pond, thoughts of travel were spurred. So I asked myself: does traveling make someone a better person, or is... Continue Reading →

2 Losers in Colombia

“Bro. Come down to Florida,” I told the Saint. “I got a way for you to make some money.” Weeks later Saint James arrived in the Sunshine State. It wasn’t hard to pick up where we left off. Save for a brief reunion in Texas, he and I had not seen each other since leaving... Continue Reading →

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