A Quick (and Easy!) Way to End Up In A Mexican Prison

Although being a drug mule surely falls under the freelance umbrella and is rumored to produce some serious cash, I haven’t gone down that road–yet. I also don’t carry a weapon and don’t really do violence…okay, so maybe there was that one incident with Shon and a hanger…but whatever.

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Beach Time on Oaxaca’s Pacific Coast

I like to write. But sometimes I like lying on sandy beaches, drinking fruity cocktails, and reading books like The Hunger Games more. Hence the bout of radio silence the past two weeks. Shon and I were in Mexico on vacation, and although WiFi was available here and there, my laptop kept burrowing deeper and […]

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San Cristóbal de las Casas, Mexico!

Like most foreigners in Guatemala, I have a tourist visa that’s valid for just 90 days. To get a new one, I need to leave the country for 72 hours before coming back. It’s essentially a forced vacation–the horror! As this past Saturday marked both the end of my first three months in Guatemala (!) […]

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