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August 23, 2017

The agent began waving frantically, pointing to our jeep and yelling in Spanish.  We looked at each other, waiting for one of us to magically learn the language. 

‘What’s he saying?’ I was in the back and leaned forward to ask Sara and Rachel. 

‘I dunno…’ Sara repli...

May 21, 2017

“Right there, husband… Look at the pink house, no the other pink house, the one with the lounge on the roof deck.  Right. Then move your eye up the side of the cliff, right where I’m pointing. I think … could it be?”

We are standing on the tower of Castello Doria, high...

August 31, 2016

“Had any people, anywhere ever been as sprawling and beautiful as us?”

Ta-Nehesi Coates

One year ago, during the last weekend of August 2015, I sat in awe of black people, our beauty, our magic, our hair, our style, our music, our culture, our vastness.  For 3 days and 2...

August 29, 2016

“Had any people, anywhere ever been as sprawling and beautiful as us?”

Ta-Nehesi Coates

One year ago, during the last weekend of August 2015, I sat in awe of black people, our beauty, our magic, our hair, our style, our music, our culture, our vastness.  For 3 days and 2...

August 28, 2016

“Had any people, anywhere ever been as sprawling and beautiful as us?”

Ta-Nehesi Coates

One year ago, during the last weekend of August 2015, I sat in awe of black people, our beauty, our magic, our hair, our style, our music, our culture, our vastness.  For 3 days and 2...

July 10, 2016

From the moment you book a flight, you have decided to put an inordinate amount of trust in regular people. We have to not think about it, or else we wouldn’t go anywhere.  Basically the ENTIRE affair is a giant trust exercise but instead of just letting your body drop...

July 6, 2016

“Don’t worry about anything babe… Imma do it all. You just have to show up with your bags. That’s my gift.”

I couldn’t afford a real gift.

So I was organising our honeymoon in Brazil, and wanted a huge adventure, with plans to visit Sao Paulo, Rio, Salvador, Recife, and...

May 14, 2016

We’re tracking elephants.  The jitney is bouncing along through the reserve, windows rattling and chair bolts slide in and out of place threatening us all with a tumble to the rusty floor.

There is an old tv that has clearly not worked in at least a decade, if ever, bei...

April 2, 2002

Monday, April 2nd, 2002

I receive an innocent-enough email.  “Whale-watching” it screams.  “We’ll cruise the high seas in search of the humpback whale.”

My only thought is “who would not want to do this?”  A quick call to my friend to ask if she’d like to go – I’d p...

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