Travel Advent Dec. 25: What’s Next

I long pondered what the final post for this advent series should be. A yearly wrap up, or a look at what the next year could hold? Perhaps a look at what this year has been, or what my life is. Instead of all that, I think it's important that we take a moment of… Continue reading Travel Advent Dec. 25: What’s Next

Travel Advent Dec. 24: The Fragrant Harbor

There are few places on this Earth that I love more dearly than the little island teetering off the coast of Mainland China — the territory that packs a punch like no other. Hong Kong has filled my dreams since the day I left in 2018, and while I lived there I may not have… Continue reading Travel Advent Dec. 24: The Fragrant Harbor

Travel Advent Dec. 23: Do Languages Change Us?

Some of you who've kept up with this blog notice that I've had one Spanish story a week during the Travel Advent. They have absolutely nothing to do with travel they were homework assignments with my tutor Carlos. You see, I'm one of those folks that wanted to be an overachiever during quarantine and practice… Continue reading Travel Advent Dec. 23: Do Languages Change Us?

Travel Advent Dec. 21: El Hombre con su Casa a Cuestas

Había un hombre que caminaba llevando su casa como una mochila. Sé que estás pensando — ¿y qué ? no es raro ver un mochilero con su casa a cuestas, — pero no era una mochila con una bolsa de dormir y una carpa —. Esto era una casita, como una casa para muñecas, que… Continue reading Travel Advent Dec. 21: El Hombre con su Casa a Cuestas

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