Posted on 01. Mar, 2017 by Colin.
The ultimate test to see whether you are an “expat” or an “immigrant” — and why race has nothing to do with it.
Posted on 11. Nov, 2016 by Colin.
My opinion that the terminology difference between “expat” and “immigrant” is not racist, but economic.
Posted on 29. Oct, 2016 by Colin.
A playlist of Spanish-language songs for children featuring Canciones de la Granja and classics like Pulgarcito and Don Pepito Verdulero.
Posted on 03. Dec, 2015 by Colin.
Breaking down the overblown debate on the Associated Press’ use of the word “activist” to describe MRTA collaborator Lori Berenson.
Posted on 09. Nov, 2015 by Colin.
The case for giving your children standard names that will not prevent them from getting a job someday.
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 05. Apr, 2013 by Colin.
Summary and analysis of the Nightmare in Peru story, in which three American citizens were robbed and assaulted near Cusco, Peru.
Posted on 29. Feb, 2012 by Colin.
Two brothers live fast and die young in the Colombian underworld.
Posted on 14. Nov, 2011 by Colin.
SUMMARY: Why some gringos may be better off picking up Latinas WITHOUT Spanish.
Posted on 23. Jun, 2011 by Colin.
SUMMARY: I was fired from my English institute when the director found this blog.
Posted on 25. Apr, 2011 by Colin.
SUMMARY: I put the smack down on idiots who want to hijack the word, American.
Posted on 25. Feb, 2011 by Colin.
SUMMARY: An overview of the English language industry including my experience with a failed business venture.