Uncle Vlad’s Pad, Transylvania, and Roamin’ in Romania

Uncle Vlad’s Pad, Transylvania, and Roamin’ in Romania

Transylvania, Vlad the Impaler, Count Dracula... all of this largely fictionalized versions of Romania are just that. Nevertheless, we were in the mountains of Transylvania, in the medieval town of … [Read more...]

Mesmerized by Sunset in Zadar and Tennis Junkie on the Road

Mesmerized by Sunset in Zadar and Tennis Junkie on the Road

Mesmerized by  Zadar on the coast of Croatia. On first appearance it seems that too much of the city is modern, with large parts of the original old town destroyed during WWII.  Like in almost all … [Read more...]

Chile: Conversations with Neruda & New Poems

Chile: Conversations with Neruda & New Poems

The last day of Santiago. At Gramaldi Park the Park of Peace, though it should be called, WITNESS TO TRUTH. This was the garden where hundreds of people were tortured and killed by the Pinochet … [Read more...]