I was in the local liquor store last night to pick up some vodka on my way to a mate’s. The security guard said, “I hate to be a pain, but can I look at your ID?” “You’re going to love this,” I said. “Check the date of birth carefully.” […]
I know it’s the wine talking. I know it. But how can I feel so isolated, yet I do, when I listen to the music of Julieta Venegas? I love a woman I don’t know, I love a woman who I can only hear. Nobody else here know who she […]
Just a snippet of a song I’m listening to, but translated.
Living the dream: Video games, music, reading, writing.
I should be in Peru right now, but there’s a lot more going on. I stew in self-isolation.
IT HAS been a year since I left Peru, and in three weeks I would return. But I don’t see how that’s going to happen, what this Covid-19. Even if I could go there with the knowledge the borders in both countries will be open, would it be responsible? Probably […]
THE worklife has been consuming. And I don’t mind that so much at all, because when it is consuming, life seems to go by faster. I have a Spanish lesson every weekend, I clean, cook, and maybe buy some collectible cards from the local hobby shop. But in 27 days, […]
In three months I will be flying to South America. I’ll be there slightly less than a month. My thought when I booked the trip was to dedicate my time to one country, but the reality is I don’t have that luxury if I want to do most South American […]
A friend of mine is in Peru. And it’s helping me to revisit my trip through her eyes.
Celebrating my 30th with tequila, a poncho, and dancing. In Qld.