Hitching Up New Zealand’s West Coast

So I’m hitchhiking up the West Coast of New Zealand’s south Island and I get dropped off somewhereoutside the picturesque little lakeside town of Wanaka,  where an endless winding road …Continue reading »

A Year on the Road

It’s hard to believe, but I’ve been technically homeless for over a year now. My lease in LA ended in December of 2006, and since then, I’ve been couch surfing …Continue reading »

When Travelers Grow Roots

I’ve begun to grow roots. A temporary set, to be sure, but roots none the less. And this is certainly not something I’m used to. I should have been in …Continue reading »

Weedy Sea Dragons and Other Evolutionary Anomalies

My skin itched everywhere. This uncomfortable condition was partially caused by the layer of salty dried sweat on my skin, partly from my cracked, sunburnt skin, and partly from the …Continue reading »

Malaysia Update

Just a quick update from Malaysia: I’m still in Langkawi, about to catch a flight to Kuala Lumpur where I’ll do who-knows-what for the next few days. I might try …Continue reading »