While Americans refinance their mortgages…

The streets of Syria’s cities are flowing with blood. Fellow journalist and blogger Michael J. Totten has posted this ghastly video on his website and I feel the need to share it myself. This is what’s happening in the world while America mires itself into an insurmountable ditch of negative energy. It was heartbreaking to … More While Americans refinance their mortgages…

The final installment

This is the final installment of my series “America’s habit, Mexico’s war” that has been published in the Brentwood Press. My archive can be found here at the Press website When the sun sets over Mount Diablo each evening, Brentwood residents usually go to sleep knowing that they will wake up to another peaceful day. … More The final installment

Sicario kills two Americans at Tijuana border crossing

I hate having to start blogging after a month’s absence with a disturbing news report, but I thought this is important to post because I will be going to Tijuana in just a few days. I’m going to be looking at apartments so I can spend an extended period of time down there for my research. … More Sicario kills two Americans at Tijuana border crossing