Posted on 07. Jan, 2015 by Colin.
Announcing the publication of Mad Outta Me Head: Addiction and Underworld from Ireland to Colombia.
Posted on 21. Dec, 2014 by Colin.
An excerpt from Mad Outta Me Head on the old El Cartucho district of Bogota, which was a un-policed neighborhood of drugs and addiction.
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.
Posted on 04. Aug, 2014 by Colin.
A short story of an American who was drugged with scopolamine and robbed.
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 10. Jul, 2014 by Colin.
Announcing the launch of the Kickstarter project and campaign drive for This Mick’s Life: Addiction and Underworld from Ireland to Colombia.
Posted on 25. Apr, 2013 by Colin.
Profile of Lewis Charles Cornelius, who is serving time in Huaraz, Peru for possession of cocaine.
Posted on 09. Apr, 2013 by Colin.
Contributed story of an American who was robbed after hailing an unregistered taxi in Arequipa, Peru.
Posted on 20. Jul, 2012 by Colin.
SUMMARY: An amusing failure to attend Latin America’s biggest music festival, Rock al Parque in Bogota.
Posted on 14. Jul, 2012 by Colin.
SUMMARY: Review of Marching Powder by Rusty Young, a look at San Pedro prison in La Paz, Bolivia.
Posted on 07. May, 2012 by Colin.
The history of the coca leaf and its role in modern politics.
Posted on 02. May, 2012 by Colin.
Discussing the “image of Colombia” and gringo do-gooders’ criticism of Expat Chronicles for “perpetuating stereotypes.”