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Looking for the Lord of Good Death: How I took Part in Holy Pilgrimage

It’s 3 in the morning and I’m sitting in front of Carlos, a professional electrician and plumber, also known as an amateur healer and a Santeria devotee among folks from … Continue reading

April 20, 2017 · Leave a comment

Who impregnated nuns: Feminism in Bolivia

July 7, 2015. Sunny afternoon in the Bolivian capital La Paz. The entrance of the main city church is besieged by crowds of people, among them there are photo-reporters and … Continue reading

March 8, 2017 · Leave a comment

Must-Visit-T0-Die Destinations: Honduras. Part TWO

This is a continuation of the story of how I ended up in Honduras. The first part you can read here. The next day early in the morning, I was picked … Continue reading

February 1, 2017 · Leave a comment

Must-Visit-T0-Die Destinations: Honduras

      My eyes start tearing from smoke as soon as I open them. Male voices seem to be raised from afar off, though I know they are speaking … Continue reading

January 27, 2017 · 1 Comment

Mexico City Metro: Where the Shit Gets Treal

At the entrance of Pino Suarez metro station a charismatic bum reads latest news outloud: a kid tries to sell his mother’s organs at Tepito market; midget brothers-wrestlers are poisoned … Continue reading

January 9, 2017 · Leave a comment

Try This Road 4th Anniversary: Home Is Where?

  One of the most well-known Russian tales is Kolobok, a story of a vivified ball of bread dough that escapes from a couple of lovely old people in order … Continue reading

November 24, 2016 · Leave a comment

Ecuador: Notes from a Moby Dick Land

Green and hilly. Hilly and green. Fluffy tops of mountain trees look like small waves on the surface of a green sea. Turquoise blue as Jake’s face. We’ve just got … Continue reading

August 30, 2016 · 1 Comment