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A New Approach to Travel Blogging

Here is my attempt to transition from this haphazard 1990s-era text blog into a few more professional-appearing privately hosted blogs with my their own domain names, which I can monetize as well. This change made me think a bit about my approach towards travel blogging. So far it’s all been about putting a very prosaic […]

That Childlike Sense of Wonder

Trying, and failing, to imagine the first human looking through a microscope at a dividing cell and the sheer amazement going through his mind. It would be like… peering through the mist to read from forbidden scrolls the deepest secrets of creation itself. What a frightful surge of awe and fear that would be. Yet […]

America the Catspaw

It’s really just Sunni vs Shiite, or more specifically Saudi Arabia vs Iran. The Saudis, clever as they are, long since sensed where the wind was blowing. They used their oil wealth to buy off the US. As a result, the US military went on foreign adventures to do their bidding. The Saudis also cleverly […]