Travel Advent Haiku’s #3

The Hong Kong Series. Written in Hong Kong, Fall of 2018. Who is this lady?Something is not right with herMaybe she a ho... Searching...fruitlesslyFor music that makes toes TAPBut we found a ho... Red Junk glides harborBumpshy beats in my bonesFull moon sees it all Lily was my firstGirl love deep and beautifulYou have ruined… Continue reading Travel Advent Haiku’s #3

Travel Advent Dec. 18: Learning Languages

Why is it that people coming from countries outside of our Western realm of schooling can speak so many languages? The wandering traveler in Morocco can experience a taxi driver with little education that can speak well in six languages. A rambler in Vietnam can encounter a child who speaks at least three languages, hocking… Continue reading Travel Advent Dec. 18: Learning Languages

Travel Advent Dec 17: Music to Travel the Aural Planes

What's been good about this year, kiddos? Aside from my new interest in bonsai and growing lions mane mushrooms under my sink, I've had the privilege to discover and delve in to all sorts of delicious audio delights. And to my delight, so many musicians have been locked up in their studios with nothing to… Continue reading Travel Advent Dec 17: Music to Travel the Aural Planes

Travel Advent Dec. 16: Traveling During Corona

Let's get political. Not because I'm going to say anything politically driven, but because there's no way to talk about corona these days without sounding like you're choosing a side. So let's talk about corona for travelers — because it's the strangest time to be a traveler. I was lucky enough to go visit the… Continue reading Travel Advent Dec. 16: Traveling During Corona