I Attempt to Be Fashionable. Because...

30th Jul, 2015

I don’t really understand fashion. Fortunately, I live in the Pacific Northwest. In my corner of the country, I once saw someone wear cargo shorts to a wedding, and there’s…

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A Night in Milan: Everything is New, and...

23rd Jul, 2015

It is a hot night in Milan. It reminds me of when I was in Cambodia. The next day I will look it up and find that it was, in fact, just…

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Milan, in Photos.

16th Jul, 2015

Milan doesn’t really feel like Italy. It lacks the craziness of the south, the noise and chaos that flows through my veins and feels like home. But it is lovely…

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You Really Don’t Need to Visit...

10th Mar, 2015

I know I was supposed to go Capri and love it. That just what people do – they paddle through the Blue Grotto and eat pizza at a cafe and…

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Driving The Amalfi Coast Highway

2nd Mar, 2015

  That miserable and storied month of February now over, I am acutely aware of how anxious and unhappy I was throughout. This didn’t occur to me while it was…

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Taverna Buonvicino, Amalfi, Italy

3rd Jul, 2014

  It is very, very hard to find a good, reasonably priced meal in Amalfi. Most places we went to were subpar. They could afford to be – they’d have…

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WTF Weds: Signs in Sorrento, Italy

2nd Jul, 2014

My presumption with any warning sign, or really any sign at all, is that it exists for a reason. Like, you wouldn’t put a warning sign that says “Watch Your…

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Dusk at Hotel Santa Caterina, Amalfi,...

1st Jul, 2014

  We didn’t end up going to any touristy grottoes while in Italy – not the Blue Grotto in Capri (it was too cloudy), or the Grotto Smeraldino in Amalfi…

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Early Morning, Amalfi, Italy.

30th Jun, 2014

Sunrise in Amalfi, 6:00am:   Randrise in Amalfi, 6:15am:

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