Posted on 05. Jan, 2017 by Colin.
Excerpts from Isabel Allende’s novel, “The House of the Spirits,” serve as an excellent look at what inspires socialists’ alleged “economic wars.”
Posted on 01. Mar, 2016 by Colin.
Christopher Kavanagh, aka “The Mick” and subject of “Mad Outta Me Head,” will do a Reddit AMA interview on Friday. For those with questions after reading the book.
Posted on 12. Dec, 2015 by Colin.
The case for why Spanish-style bullfighting is art, culture, drama, death and all that. Extracts from Ernest Hemingway’s “Death in the Afternoon.”
Posted on 09. Aug, 2015 by Colin.
Book review and summary of Red Notice, in which American businessman Bill Browder takes on the Russian oligarchy in business and legal justice.
Posted on 06. Jun, 2015 by Colin.
Highlights from a recent article by Richard McColl about Christopher Kavanagh, AKA “The Mick,” the subject of Mad Outta Me Head.
Posted on 02. May, 2015 by Colin.
SUMMARY: My rant on an uninformed critique of one of my books, an admission of my own ignorance in the past, and a book list to help prospective expats be mindful.
Posted on 21. Jan, 2015 by Colin.
Previewing the Expat Chronicles Podcast, including a free download of a chapter from the Mad Outta Me Head audiobook.
Posted on 17. Jan, 2015 by Colin.
My review of 30 Days of Discipline by Victor Pride.
Posted on 07. Jan, 2015 by Colin.
Announcing the publication of Mad Outta Me Head: Addiction and Underworld from Ireland to Colombia.
Posted on 26. Dec, 2014 by Colin.
PLEASE HELP by rating your favorite covers for Mad Outta Me Head: Addiction and Underworld from Ireland to Colombia.
Posted on 13. Aug, 2014 by Colin.
Acknowledging the patrons of the work-in-progress, This Mick’s Life, a biography of Irish drug mule, Christopher Kavanagh.
Posted on 08. Aug, 2014 by Colin.
This excerpt from Smuggler’s Diary features Kendall, a syringe, and a few grams of pure Colombian cocaine in a Cartagena motel room.