Month: September 2014

Aosta – Night Excursion

Four single beds in a small hotel room in northwest Italy. Two twins and a bunk, four boys sprawled on the sheets, third or fourth glass of red wine in hand. We’ve driven hundreds of kilometers, eaten cheese, eaten beef jerky, eaten bananas. We drove into the Alps while the fiery sun merged with the mountains ahead of us and…

Corniglia – Night Terrace

When you are lying on a terrace along the Italian coastline and the sky above you is littered with stars like buckshot through a backlit blackboard, the world can seem surprisingly small. Perhaps it is because you are with your friends, three warm bodies arranged around you like pieces of a Picasso face. They point vaguely at this constellation or…