Monthly Archives: August 2014

Road trip! Venture Quest Kayaking

If a breaching whale comes down on you, you will die. The smiles ringing the group slip slightly. A woman who was already visibly apprehensive about the whole venture sucks in her breath and shoots her husband a tight-lipped sideways glance. “I’m sorry, but that’s just a fact. I don’t want to tell you this […]

Hard French

The line stretched from the door of El Rio all the way down the block. After ten minutes with barely a shuffle forward, I resorted to paper-bagged-amusement courtesy of the tiny liquor store flanking the tail end of the queue. A few sips in though, the line sprang to life and I and my fellow […]