Journeying to Peru in Search of Ayahuasca Healing

Are you willing to march into Hell for a heavenly cause? Because when you have hit rock bottom emotionally or physically, a trip to Hell doesn’t feel like any place you haven’t been before. Many people looking for ayahuasca healing are facing some version of their own Hell. Whether it is an illness, emotional trauma, or have never faced their …

Schools out for Summer: Teaching English to Prostitutes in Brazil

So now that I am back on that sweet writing tit once more, I decided, what should I be writing about? Jobs? Check Failing at those jobs? Double-check. Other random musings? Ta-dow. Put the tip in baby. So now that I have decided on the ‘what’, let’s get down to some realness and tag team the ‘why’ and the ‘how’. …

Why I Love & Hate Brazil

Originally and the feeling of one’s dignity are achieved only through work and struggle – Dostoyevsky Don’t be a lazy sac of shit – Turner Barr Okay, Okay. I am must apologize to you all. It has been a crazy couple months in thong/samba land aka Brazil. I normally am not this lazy in the writing and video department but …

English 101: Teaching Prostitutes English in Brazil

So my good friend, roommate and co-conspirator – Niall Doherty, was throwing out some interesting job suggestions that I could do whilst I am living here in Brazil. One of these suggestions was to do something very special for the World Cup. If you happen to have eyeballs, no doubt you have seen a bit of controversy spattered all over …

When Teaching Prostitutes in Brazil goes Wrong…

Public Service Announcement: Wallstreet Whiskey, when a simple palm to the face just won’t do.   Yeah – I don’t know the label but it was the only whiskey I could get my hands on to drain my sorrows. I messed up, which I guess isn’t to be unexpected, but my miscalculation cost me the prestigious job of teaching English …