BUDAPEST 2016

BUDAPEST 2016

I have had some amazing opportunities to travel for my job, and I like to write about on here when I can. While so many of us are cooped up in our houses and apartments for the foreseeable future, I thought it would be a good time to look back on some past trips that...
MONTGOMERY 2019

MONTGOMERY 2019

There’s a lot to be said for the way we suppress the more painful parts of our history in this country. As Black History Month comes to a close, I have found myself reflecting on my trip last year to Montgomery, Alabama. I was there for work, but it gave me a unique...
KENYA PART III: KISUMU

KENYA PART III: KISUMU

The last part of my Kenya trip took us to the shore of Lake Victoria in the Southwestern corner of the country. It is an area of the country that has been historically neglected by the national government, and our site visits reflected as much. The task of writing out...
KENYA PART II: MOMBASA

KENYA PART II: MOMBASA

The second part of my trip to Kenya took us to Mombasa. As with part one,  this is a journal style recount of my trip; I’ll be saving some of the deeper reflections for later posts. For the sake of privacy, I have largely left out individual names with the...
KENYA PART I: NAIROBI

KENYA PART I: NAIROBI

I have a pretty cool day job. Like most writers and aspiring writers I know, I need it to support my writing habit. In my case, I work for a global nonprofit organization running AV on events and assisting people with all sorts of computer ailments. I also have access...
BARCELONA 2018

BARCELONA 2018

Me at peak tourist, #touristAF. I landed around noon in sunny Barcelona, and easily found my way to my friends Anton & Sion’s apartment. We went out for a delicious lunch at Dual Cafe. It was nice catching up and talking Drag Race drama. After that, Anton and I...