Monthly Archives: September 2010

Vacation, It’s a Hell of a Drug

“The moment I fall asleep, this summer will be over forever.” I wrote those words at 2 am last night, and they were the only words I wrote all summer.  Yes, it’s true.  The Summer of the Great Escape, the … Continue reading

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The Great Escape

As a rule, I don’t work during the summer. Rather, since I’ve been a teacher I’ve spent every single one of my summers exploring, with great effort and personal risk, a myriad of distant lands known for their sublime landscapes, … Continue reading