Salsa is the greatest antidepressant.
The (first) time I got tear-gassed in Plaza...
Finally getting around to blogging about this! So us gringos heard about a protest in Plaza Italia in support of Aysén- a fairly poor, fishing region of chile that has been clashing with the government over the high cost of living in recent weeks. Of course, foreigners cannot participate in anything political without being kicked the F out of the country). We arrived too early- even then the...
That awkward moment when you are listening to a...
I didn't want to do this
I thought if I did a blog about my time here in Santiago, it would end up being either really self-indulgent or super complainy (two things I can be very guilty of doing). But, i think I would like to keep a record of the things I’m experiencing and especially of the funny shit that happens during this almost six month deal here. But, if this turns into an annoying pity party, lemme know-...