Cold turkey on my iPhone game addiction

There I was, again, with two screens in front of me. On my laptop I was playing an episode of Shameless on Netflix, but I was listening to the show more than watching it. My eyes and my thumbs were focused on connecting little colored squares on my iPhone. Level 481 of Two Dots. I've been doing…

Middlebury New Filmmakers Festival

August 24-27, 2017 in Middlebury Vermont First and second-time filmmakers (in their category) may enter films to the festival. As the third annual festival, there were quite a few returning directors and plenty of new faces as well. The small town atmosphere created an intimacy that gave young filmmakers access to some of the more…

Extending a Colombian tourist visa

Months ago, before moving back to Colombia,  I had researched how to renew a tourist visa in Medellin. Several other travellers and friends had told me that after 90 days in the country without some sort of permanent residency card or work/student visa, you would have to leave the country in order to stay any…