• Island Life
  • Just Keep Digging

    When I was a child, I decided to dig a tunnel to China. Tales of the endeavor’s high failure rates had reached my ears, but I reasoned this was due to a lack of tenacity and perhaps to digging too close to the earth’s hot center.  So if I just kept digging, I reasoned, and […]

  • Island Life
  • Being Watched?

    Ever get the sense you’re being watched? After getting this sense while reading on the beach, I turned to see this guy staring at me. He would stare for anywhere from ten to thirty seconds and then, in the space of a blink, he’d disappear in his hole. Within a few minutes, however, I’d get […]