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It is with enormous satisfaction and pride that I announce the publication of my first solo, book-length project, Backpacking with Dracula. Honestly, so many nights and weekends have been dedicated…
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I wrote about the happiest place on Earth:

Some like it warm: My life in the Minneapolis skyways http://strib.mn/1Nk2rCs
How to escape winter? For this downtown dweller, it involves 8 miles of climate-controlled comfort and a skyway-connected apartment.
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Only $12,999,988 to go! We can do it, friends!

(Also, best sleep-over ever?)

http://gogetfunding.com/lets-save-bran-castle-a-k-a-draculas-castle-in-romania/
Bran Castle (famously and inaccurately referred to as “Dracula’s Castle”) is back on the market at a huge discount! The Romanian government has declined to purchase it, so it’s up us to save it from being turned into a Goth nightclub or something! I realize $13 million is quite a lot for a GoGetFunding project, but this is a 700-something-year-old castle, where Dracula actually visited once (or was imprisoned–it’s complicated). People pay more th...
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June 20, 1993, was the last time I barfed. I remember the exact date because it was not your run-of-the-mill barfing. I’d arrived in Essaouira, Morocco, a few days earlier and I don’t know if I ate something bad or if my system just freaked out due to the unfamiliar bacteria. In any case, I…
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Write about what you know, they said. Mission accomplished.

http://www.startribune.com/some-like-it-warm-my-life-in-the-minneapolis-skyways/365776581/
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Since 2010, in addition to many fine programs, the fledgling Brand USA (aka the Travel Promotion Act), “dedicated to increasing inbound international travel to the United States,” has spent untold ...
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Freelance writer, juggler, rapper (aka 'Righteous Culo')
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I'm the guy that my parents warned you about.
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I have never taken a writing class. Also, I can parallel park a car like nobody's business.
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