Last June, before I was really aware of Russia’s stance on LGBT issues (or how screwed up all kinds of things were), we visited Sochi. I was excited about it; in most cities, we visit stuff that’s long past, and this was the chance to see a city’s immediate future. Well. I think we all […]
Things coming out Real Soon Now, in probable release order. Coffee & Canopy Coffee & Canopy is a forthcoming book about our experiences in Costa Rica and Nicaragua. Monkeys! Crocodiles! Bats! Venomous sea snakes! Volcanoes! Cover photo is one I took of Nicaragua’s Masaya volcano. The “travel diary” series will be novella length, have selected […]
Losing your favorite t-shirt Trying to sleep in coach on a redeye Periods of no internet Realizing you forgot the cortisone cream (because you got bitten by a mosquito) Time zone lag—trying to change 7 time zones in 12 days confuses bodies (I don’t normally wake up at 4:30 or 6:30 in the morning) The […]
Because I was worried about being bored, I took an iMovie class recently and made a trailer from pics and videos on Easter Island. Fun! Easter Island from Deirdre Saoirse Moen on Vimeo. (Depending on the Content-Security-Policy headings at sites I’ve crossposted this to, video may not display there.)
Not quite the same one in the song from South Pacific, and definitely not the same one in the movie.
Technically the occupied island out of the four-island group, a British Overseas Territory. Home to 49 people. Though I’m not sure if that number is before or after the Pitcairn native we dropped off today.
Approaching Hanga Roa.