Monday, August 25, 2014

Unrecognized South Asia: An introduction to the Tripuri people

Unrecognized South Asia: An introduction to the Tripuri people



I'd like to travel more. I've long been particularly interested  in nations without states, or "unrecognized nations." Here I share what I've learned about the Tripuri. Now let's get me to Tripura so that I can explore, eat, and photography my way through it.

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

This one's about the Blues, Pete Kelly's Blues

This one's about the Blues, Pete Kelly's Blues



Regular readers of my writing will know that I'm a big fan of Jack Webb. Here's a piece I wrote about Pete Kelly's Blues, a short-lived radio drama that he starred in that was on during the same period as both the Dragnet radio and television series. The tone of Pete Kelly's Blues, though, was more akin to that of one of his best-loved hardboiled detective series, Pat Novak for Hire.