Watkins Glen/Taughannock Falls, New York. [October 2016] Sometimes you need to let your thoughts run, run on without end, letting the infallible force of gravity reign, down… Read more “Don’t Let Me Fall”
Sonoma/Mendocino/Marin Counties, California. [September 2016] I’ve never been much of a wino, possessing not the refined palate of the cast of Somm nor the vivid imagination to rattle off a list of… Read more “Sonoma Knows My Soul”
Allendale/Hackensack, New Jersey. [September 2016] Northern New Jersey, like waiting in a short line or Piers Brosnan as James Bond, is solidly mediocre. There are no impressive… Read more “Suburgatory”
Savannah, Georgia. [August 2016] New York is hot this summer – like, an American setting a thermostat in Europe hot. The brilliant solution is obviously to fly 2… Read more “‘vannahty Fair”
Garnet Hill Lodge, Adirondack Mountains, New York. [July 2016] Dogs of Manhattan transform into wolves in the mountains. It is in their nature to rebel against the leash, venture… Read more “Hick or Retreat”
Land’s End, Sayville, New York. [June Eighteenth, 2016] “My dearest Cindy, I can’t even preTend that I’m not head over heels everytime you smile at me, because I’ve… Read more “You Make Me Say “Vow””
Stargazing with Rodrigo’s Time Travel Atacama, at the small commune of Coyo a small distance from San Pedro. Clear skies, the Orion nebula, a moonset, and Omega Centauri are highlights.
An exploration of Santiago’s off-the-beaten-path tourism offerings, and the rugged beauty of the Atacama desert and Andean altiplano.
Barcelona/Madrid/Consuegra/Cordoba/Seville/Marbella/Granada, Spain. Gibraltar, British Overseas Territories. [November 2015] Spain, especially as one delves deeper south into its Andalusian soul, is hard to sum up in words. In 8… Read more “Iberian Sights”
Storm King Mountain, New York. Long Pond Ironworks/High Mountain Park Preserve, New Jersey. [October 2015] Autumn in the US Northeast evokes polychrome emotions: a touch of nostalgia for… Read more “Fall Back Into Fall”