Author Archives: Joe

How a Destination Becomes a Waypoint

Ah, the fabled land of Berkeley, California. Home of the top public university in the world, a summer hotspot for Irish youth, and also a victim of the housing crisis it shares with its older brother: San Francisco. Due to … Continue reading

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Just A Moment, Please

It’s been over a month since I’ve posted on here, yes, but it’s not because I’ve been asleep at the wheel. I’m preparing a set of large posts on my summer experience in California. Unfortunately, I came down with flu-like … Continue reading

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Let Her Rest

I’m all for trying out new things on this blog and not sticking to a format, so today I’m going to do something new, and that new thing is to cut right into a story to help me illustrate a point. … Continue reading

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Atmospheric Reentry

In case it wasn’t obvious from my last post about driving across the country, I have left Staten Island and the New York City area to move elsewhere. Specifically, California and the Bay Area. But today’s post is not about … Continue reading

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5 Things I Learned Driving Across America (Again)

Back in 2011 I spent about 3 months in Las Vegas and I got there by driving my car all the way from New York. I remember it as a very adventurous experience and mostly positive, and felt the same … Continue reading

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