Archive for September, 2012

The War of Art

Posted on 27. Sep, 2012 by .

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Summary and review of Steven Pressfield’s The War of Art and Turning Pro, in the context of my own personal calling: storytelling.

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Colombia vs. Peru for Expats

Posted on 23. Sep, 2012 by .

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SUMMARY:A breakdown by several criteria for which is the better country for expats to live in: Colombia or Peru.

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Contributed Story: Russian Internet Bride Scam

Posted on 20. Sep, 2012 by .

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SUMMARY: Contributed story of how a successful businessman was taken advantage of by a Russian mail order bride.

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Marrying Milagros

Posted on 14. Sep, 2012 by .

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SUMMARY: Announcing my marriage to my last Peruvian girlfriend, Milagros, in Peru on April 28, 2012 at San Agustin church in downtown Arequipa.

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Rafael Trujillo’s Dominican Republic

Posted on 10. Sep, 2012 by .

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SUMMARY: Review of The Feast of the Goat, Mario Vargas Llosa’s book on Dominican Republic’s dictator of 30 years, Rafael Trujillo.

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Dethroning the King: Case Study in American Insularity

Posted on 05. Sep, 2012 by .

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SUMMARY: Review of Julie MacIntosh’s Dethroning the King: Anheuser-Busch’s hostile takeover by InBev, making Budweiser a foreign-owned beer.

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The Murder of Noah Goldberg AKA ‘Medellin Paisa’

Posted on 02. Sep, 2012 by .

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SUMMARY: A look at the 2012 murder of Noah Goldberg, an American sex tourism operator in Medellin, Colombia.

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