After a summer off, I am finally back to writing. I dedicate this story to our friend Virginia Maxwell, who … Continue reading Beneath the Volcano
The river water is clear, cold, and moving fast. The rocks slide by as my rubber kayak bounces off boulders … Continue reading How Much Can You Cram into a Day?
The jungle closes in quickly. Huge green leaves, bamboo trees and vines surround us. The sun is blocked by the … Continue reading A Day in El Yunque National Rainforest
I have wanderlust, constantly craving new adventures, new places to explore. I look at a world map and I see … Continue reading The Portable Child
The sky is a perfect cerulean, with not a cloud to be seen. The water is that wonderful Caribbean aquamarine … Continue reading The Joy of Diving in Puerto Rico
My heart starts to pound in excitement as our raft eases closer to the island. The breeze has died down … Continue reading Penguins…the Stars of the Show
I cling to the handle bars as I race down the mountain on a bike. It’s so rough that, with … Continue reading A (Slightly Terrifying) Bike Ride Down a Volcano