Tag Archive: books

An island of blind, feral, albino donkeys

Otherwise known as “La Isola della Asinara”, this island is located to the north of Sardegna.  What fortunate donkeys these are to be surrounded by such beauty I photographed above! Evidently, I am… Continue reading

Mistaken Identity

A post inspired by peppers, Marilyn Monroe, and Grayson. Padrón peppers (“Pimientos de Padrón”) are my most favorite thing to eat in Spain. Last month was the festival to celebrate this vessel of… Continue reading

A Proposal, for a four hour work day

My parents taught me to keep Sundays sacred to one of the seven deadly sins: Sloth. As non-churchgoers, I became accustomed to walking downstairs on a Sunday late morning to find both of… Continue reading

It’s forbidden, but you can still walk to Heaven

In my previous post, I shared some hiking views taken while visiting my parents in Oahu.  Yet, I feel that the best vistas are taken from a hike I will never ever do again.… Continue reading

Love love love

The book about Russian author and lepidopterist, Vladimir Nabokov, and his wife Véra caused a bit of a disaster. A friend gave me a free pass to his fancy gym and I brought… Continue reading