Island Connection in New Jersey

I rode the Garden State Parkway in New Jersey, navigated the concrete river flowing with traffic—cars and trucks and motorcycles and cars and SUVs—four abreast, headed north. I had just left the beach at Sandy…

Roadtrip in Quintana Roo

About that road trip in Quintana Roo– I asked the attendant for directions to Tulum as I picked up a rental car in the airport in Cancún. The plan was to camp in the jungle…

Thanksgiving in London

I woke up in my own bed alone. Four white walls met my eyes. The walls held a small, nondescript room with a standing closet and two twin beds. A single window cast droopy glow…