I’m lonely in paradise. Naively, I thought 3 months in Costa Rica would be like Hemingway’s ‘A Movable Feast’ or like any of the Beat Generation writers living in Mexico City or Morocco. Instead it was like ‘Walden’ by Henry David Thoreau. I’ve spent an incredible amount of time alone in communication with nature. OftenContinue Reading If You Love Somebody, Bring Them to Paradise
Meet Francisco and Oscar! Two of my favorite persons since coming to Costa Rica are Francisco, ‘Fran’ and Oscar. These two dudes work as the groundskeepers of Paradise, also known as Las Villas de San Buenas de Osa. When you visit this place you’ll be struck how lush, green and beautiful the property is hereContinue Reading Meet Francisco and Oscar!
My Christmas Eve in Paradise I am house-sitting where you belong. This place belongs to you, dear Reader. Do you understand? I’m merely the gatekeeper, the house-sitter of YOUR paradise and I’m in bliss. Again, I repeat. It is Christmas Eve in Costa Rica and I’m in bliss. And this experience, belongs to you. MadeContinue Reading My Christmas Eve in Paradise
I’m not discrediting the Northern Lights. If you are like me, seeing the Aurora Borealis, a collisions between gaseous particles in the Earth’s atmosphere, is on your Bucket List. However, I don’t believe the Northern Lights will have anything on the sunsets of Costa Rica. Sunset villas san buenas Another day, another beautiful sunset hereContinue Reading The Sunsets of Costa Rica Are An Even Greater Phenomenon than Aurora Borealis