What are you going to be for Halloween? This year I’m dressing up as Lucas Vidgen, founder, owner and outgoing editor of the XelaWho. My Australian accent needs some work, but I’ve picked up smoking and have my smug sense of superiority down pat. As for the XelaWho – well – how hard can running [...]
Daytripper is XelaWho’s regular monthly series on day trips within easy reach of Xela. This month’s article is called: The Stone Slides in the Park Atop El Baul
So you’ re stuck with afternoon classes this week. Again. You’ ve done the whole eating breakfast in Central Park thing and you’ re tired of feigning [...]
SOMEWHERE, RECENTLY: An investigation by a bunch of scientist-type dudes has revealed that long term marijuana use can lead to memory loss, a lack of attention to detail and some other stuff.
Your correspondent didn’t quite catch all the details, but it appears that smoking pot for lengthy periods can lead to shortness of temper [...]
The Stranger Part I, October 2007
We know what you’re thinking: “Guatemala’s great and all, but I sure do miss jumping off of slippery rocks from dangerous altitudes.” Lucky for you, so did we. “But isn’t San Marcos only for tree-hugging, meditation-loving, zen-seeking posers?” It is. But it has big rocks too, so bear with us.
To get to the rocks [...]