https://twitter.com/#!/spinstercompass/status/108616191165210624 Greg, founder/blogger & writer/everything else of I’m Black & I Travel (IBIT) (Twitter hash-tag #IBIT), happens to be an internet friend of mine. I’ve followed him since I simultaneously started my blog & Twitter account. I appreciate his musings on the connections between people of color & traveling, getting more people of color (namely […]
https://twitter.com/#!/spinstercompass/status/107144631468302336 Terri, founder of Try Anything Once – “exploring food, continents & life” – is focusing on expatriate life in her blog this week. She asked me to write a short piece and of course, I obliged. Check out my post on her blog, and follow her on Twitter @TryItFoodTravel. Thanks for the opportunity, Terri. […]
Now that things have calmed down, here are my thoughts/opinions about the riots.
Somehow or another, the people who live & thrive off of conspiracy theories (either one or all of the conspiracy theories) seem to find me. All I wanted to do was take a few pictures, maybe a video, go to the grocery store quick, and go back to the office. But it doesn’t work that way, it’s never that simple.
I wanted to upload some iPhone videos that I’ve taken over the past few days, but unfortunately I didn’t realize that I’d have to pay extra on Wordpress to do that. So my observations will have to be seen through my words & photos instead.
https://twitter.com/#!/spinstercompass/status/101729754318766081 From the beginning: The Riots. Next: The Riots 3 – Conversations.
https://twitter.com/#!/spinstercompass/status/100976057041166336 More: The Riots 2.
I know this for sure though: I’ll likely wander the world for the rest of my life.
Speaking for myself, being solo (along with introversion) allows freedom like none other….. There are drawbacks from time to time, though…..