You said: There’s a lot of places out there, friend, so you would go, smuggling a suitcase of words across every border carved by the heel of mapmakers or conquerors, because you had an all-night conversation with the world Martín Espada, “You Got a Song, Man” Happy National Poetry Month!
My first impressions of my new home, Saigon, Vietnam. Of course, first impressions are subject to change, which is why I want to get them down while they are untainted. One day I’m going to figure out this city, but today is not that day.
I have accepted a 12-month contract to teach English in District 5 of Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) in Vietnam! I will be leaving at the end of February. This video shows a peek at the craziness and beauty of the city I will live in and the insane traffic that is simply part of …
A review of 18 bars in Barcelona! Very, very late to post this, but #YOGOL: You only get one liver. (Don’t worry, I stick with quality over quantity when it comes to my drinks.)
“Dale la vuelta a la tortilla.”
Literally, the expression means to turn the omelet—always easier said than done.
Jamón is a way of life, not just the quintessential Spanish food.
My new bite-sized series, A Moveable Feast, will feature anecdotes and lessons learned from my favorite Spanish foods. The first features pan con tomate, which is as delicious as it is simple to prepare.