Posted on 27. Oct, 2016 by Colin.
Explaining how Venezuela’s political crisis is now a “warm war” with highlights from the first day.
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 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 01. Aug, 2014 by Colin.
An excerpt from Smuggler’s Diary: Cocaine Karma, in which Kendall finds himself in a tight situation with Colombia’s intelligence agency, DAS, after escaping prison.
Posted on 29. Jul, 2014 by Colin.
Telling the story of my second MIA incident, when I was selected (again) for extra screening for contraband.
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 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 02. Jul, 2012 by Colin.
SUMMARY: Dave from Medellin Living tells his story of being mugged at gunpoint in Medellin, Colombia.
Posted on 28. May, 2012 by Colin.
SUMMARY: Gringo expat buddy tells the story of when he was locked up after a wild night of debauchery in Arequipa, Peru.
Posted on 01. Apr, 2012 by Colin.
SUMMARY: Story how I almost got caught smuggling cocaine into the United States.
Posted on 17. Feb, 2012 by Colin.
SUMMARY: A look at the bona fide subculture of deported Colombians from America.