This article did not turn out as I expected from the given title. Silverman takes a different approach to the idea of “air travel,” asking readers to examine just how science and culture have shaped the way we fly, and why at times we often over-analyze our trip via airplane,… http://katkatravels.com/?p=1186
I thought this essay was intriguing because writers (and I think I can speak for several writers) tend to incorporate their own lives into so much of their work, lending authenticity to their pieces.
Personally, I enjoy putting people I know into my work. As a writer, it is easy to get caught…
David Cain is a personal hero of mine. I don’t know what it is about him but whatever he writes, I fall in love with him. He’s so ZEN and his words make so much sense and most of all, they make you think. Like, REALLY make you think, not just be like, “Cool story bro.”… http://katkatravels.com/?p=942
Occasionally, I write things unrelated to travel.
Microsoft’s new commercial was pretty inspiring to me actually, despite their pandering to a generation that knows better than to purchase Microsoft products. I think I was impressed with their overall treatment of the 90s nostalgic…
Listen to your fellow LAWN GUYLANDERS talk about their harrowing experiences. A woman with big, blond, bushy hair nervously chatters about losing the first floor of her home in Bellmore, including her bedroom, after the tidal surges. She’s currently sleeping on the floor of her 3-year-old daughter’s room. Her laundry companion relents about taking the bus to the laundromat on account of her car getting flooded; she had just paid off the auto loan, and now it no longer works. A man from Lindenhurst is interviewed by the news on the laundromat’s television. He talks about how he left his laptop above his television cabinet “because I didn’t think the water would get that high.” When he came back, his entire house had fallen into a canal adjacent to his property.
Realize that although your life sucks right now, there are people out there that have it way worse.