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 02. Aug, 2014 by Colin.
Alternate Title: Announcing Expat Chronicles Radio
Announcing my recent interview with Richard McColl on Colombia Calling Radio. Also announcing Expat Chronicles Radio … someday.
Posted on 24. Jul, 2014 by Colin.
A look at the ‘Peru Two’, Michaella McCollum and Melissa Reid, who were caught smuggling cocaine from Peru. With analysis of the industry from a former smuggler.
Posted on 15. Jul, 2014 by Colin.
A warning with anecdotes about teaching English in Colombian private high schools for upper-class students.
Posted on 10. May, 2014 by Colin.
Reasons Not to Work Abroad – a point-by-point response to Mark Manson’s article, “Why Young Americans Should Work Overseas.”
Posted on 07. Aug, 2013 by Colin.
Discussing the greatest obstacle to free trade in Peru: the national customs office, SUNAT.
Posted on 30. Jul, 2013 by Colin.
Discussing the Serpost strike of 2012, which held up over 50,000 letters and packages for a month.
Posted on 23. Jul, 2013 by Colin.
In the wake of the murder of DEA agent, James “Terry” Watson, we ask which is worse for Colombia’s image: narcoterrorism or common street crime.