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!
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 …
I wheeled with the stars, my heart broke loose on the wind.
Travel the world while your eyes are as big as saucers, while you aren’t disillusioned by the disappointments in life, while you find beauty in the smallest of things.
What is that feeling when you’re driving away from people and they recede on the plain till you see their specks dispersing?
The first time he asked me where I wanted to go and I said “everywhere,” he laughed. With his dimples showing, he asked, “But really?” My face crumpled into earnest seriousness and I answered again, “Everywhere.”
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