Its seems like a long time ago now, but back in New York I made a day trip out to what was, at the time, almost a ghost town of Coney Island in Brooklyn. After taking in the empty beach,… Continue Reading →
Apparently I set off a few flags when I attempted to cross the Canadian border. It seems to be a common occurrence when I am crossing border back into the U.S. As a child, crossing back from Ontario to Michigan… Continue Reading →
“Coney Island is dilapidated and gritty and trashy, which is why I love it. It’s like the Cyclone rollercoaster – rickety, loud, scary at times and a helluva good time.” -A.K. Gupta I had stayed an extra day past my… Continue Reading →
“And the city lights will burn you down Or build you up high above the ground.” – 3OH!3 What is the real spirit of New York? When most Americans, and other nationalities, think of it, images of the financial district,… Continue Reading →
Imagine you just spent well over two weeks confined in the small space of a boat where you were fed what was given. Imagine before that you spent the better part of 5 months in an isolated and homogeneous northern… Continue Reading →
As much as I would have loved to stay indefinitely in Boston, other things came up. The next day (night) there was a YouTube Concert, the Digitour, playing in New York City. Their headline acts were the Key of Awesome… Continue Reading →
Nothing that notable to say yet. I’m a native Michigander with a passion for human culture and new places, and more than that, new experiences. I have degrees in writing and anthropology and have no idea what I want to do with them. For now, I’m content with an unbound lifestyle; going where I want and doing what I can, and hopefully gaining some interesting stories along the way.