Tag Archives: Travel Writing

Destruction and Sorrow beneath the Heavens

László Krasznahorkai, 2004 Translated from the Hungarian by Ottilie Mulzet, 2015 An author with a voice and perspective unlike any other, Krasznahorkai writes compelling stories that are a special blend of the macabre and the beautiful. His narrative style is characteristically … Continue reading

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The Wet & The Dry

Lawrence Osborne, 2013 This collection of short essays is a witty and entertaining document of the challenges that a drinker will inevitably experience as one travels through the “dry” regions that limit alcohol consumption, especially those regions predominately in the  … Continue reading

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Journey Without Maps

In 1935 Graham Green traveled from the West African Coast of Sierra Leone, through French Guinea, and into the depths of the Liberian Forest, a region unmapped at the time and labeled with the foreboding word, Cannibals, as the only … Continue reading

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