This category contains all the original articles written by Brian Alexander. The main focus of these articles experiential journalism, travel writing, personal essays, essays about the craft of writing, short fiction, a weekly column, some old poetry, a bi-weekly discussion about a pertinent poem. The diverse set of topics include adventures to Argentina, learning to drive manual gear box cars, young love, giving up carbs, quitting smoking, Alopecia and more.
“I may have had to make some effort myself, at first, to learn not to read, but now it comes quite naturally to me. The secret is not refusing to look at the written words. On the contrary, you must look at them, intensely, until they disappear.”
—Italo Calvino, ‘If on a winter’s night a traveler’