The U.S. voter in the presidential election of 2016 is fucked. How we got to this pathetic juncture, ostensibly choosing between one or the other of the most detested presidential candidates in electoral history, is pretty straightforward. The United States, despite the trite and continuous rallying cries of American exceptionalism, is a stupid and uninformed country. That’s why, […]
Odd that I would find myself back in Mexico. Rosarito hasn’t changed much. The same little shops are strung out along Avenida Benito Juarez: the locksmith, the leather repair shop, the apothecary filled with its exotic botanical cures, the tamale joint, the Comex paint store. The frail Indian woman in her long traditional dress and […]
Playas de Rosarito I only saw four murder victims in the two and a half years I lived in Rosarito. One was on the beach directly below my condominium where a neighbor of mine was murdered. I wrote about it in a previous blog. In June of 2013, there were two more fresh bodies, uncovered, […]
The smitten Armand Duval ( to Marguerite Gautier): Have you no heart? Marguerite: I’m traveling light! (from Charles Ludlam’s Camille) Why am I in Villahermosa Mexico? A green stench permeated the darkness on the cab ride from the airport to my hotel. The cabbie was fat and taciturn, a man who had spent too […]
Whores of every variety, male, female, and tranny, prowl the street desperately seeking out eye contact with their hollow, predatory stares.