When traveling in a disputed Armenia-Azerbaijan region, Brother and I chance upon the ruins of an abandoned city.
When a dusty campground Christmas Eve in the Argentinian Patagonia takes a turn for the worse, we turn to the worst decade of pop culture for asylum. Or: the Calamitous Consequences of Watching Madagascar Penguins: A Christmas Caper
To get fruits out of the skies A cunning plan must be devised.
Upon concluding I'd done nothing of interest—legal or otherwise—the Qatari police began to ask me questions about my dating life.
Police control checkpoints in Congo are rich in wasted time, cash, and irony.
When a local KFC reopens, an attempt to win a year of free chicken begins.
Late one evening in the library, my brother Shawn scrolled through satellite images on Google Earth. The first-year medical student probably spent a little too much time looking at images of exotic locales, daydreaming of what he might find there. This particular evening he was scrutinizing a remote region of the Congolese rainforest when he…
The death of a cantankerous family pet unexpectedly evokes grief, sadness, and a chance to look back on an international society once created to ensure the bird's demise.
Working as a substitute teacher: the pay is bad, The flexibility is nice, the absurd conversations are worth remembering.
A high-altitude backpacking trip to Colombia's Los Nevados NP is improved considerably by a chance friendship... and a hot spring pool made of the wreckage of a downed plane.