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Monkey Throws Away the Keys

Monkey Throws Away the Keys

Monkey is tired of writing reports
that are never read.
He is fed up with frequently asked
questions and their unread answers. 138 more words


Monte Alban

On my third day in Oaxaca, I took a day trip to the Zapotec ruins at Monte Alban. It’s about a 20 minute ride from the city and is a UNESCO site located on a mountaintop boasting panoramas of the city and Oaxaca Valley. 196 more words

Latin America

Oaxaca Part 2: The Tourist Trail

I’d heard before that Oaxaca was one of the most beautiful places to visit in Mexico and I was keen to go and check it out. 1,250 more words


Tomb 104, Monte Albán: Sun & Moon

Tomb 104, Monte Albán

 Crocodile wraps bat in the carved
crocodile jaws that open the doors to hell.

Cocijo clutches Owl’s feathers.
He wears a feathered headdress… 114 more words


Sun & Moon

Sun and Moon was published on Amazon and Kindle today. This is the second (revised) edition of Sun and Moon, the first edition having been published in 2000. 263 more words


Two weeks in Mexico: What I found

It felt like passing through a portal — arriving in rural Oaxaca. That first evening, Joseph recorded the sounds that arrived to us on the porch of our friends’ house where we would spend our two weeks. 441 more words



10/02/16 – 16/02/16

“Para todo mal, mezcal, y para todo bien, también.”

Uit Mexico City reizen we door richting Oaxaca, de rijke hoofdstad van de gelijknamige arme en etnisch diverse staat. 551 more words