One Step Forward, Two Steps Back – Retreating To Advance

2014/03/15 Some Things Ya Just Gotta Learn The Hard Way – Regardless of how successful we are in any aspect of our lives, there are times when the end-result we have envisioned, planned and worked for fails to materialize the way we intended it to. The Boot-Strap Expat adventure, after six months of focused efforts…

New IndieGoGo Campaign – The Boot-Strap Expat Round 2

2014/02/23 Some Things Ya Just Gotta Learn The Hard Way – I was both excited and nervous setting up the first Funding Campaign for the Boot-Strap Expat Adventure. Excited that we might be able to move forward sooner rather than later. Nervous because I had no idea how to properly market the campaign. I’m learning…

Only Governments Are Capable of Genocides and Holocausts

2014/02/18 I’m About To Piss Some Of You Off – Aside from propagandizing children to believe that their particular government/state/nation/fictional entity enclosed by imaginary lines on the ground is somehow better than all that exist and/or have ever existed, here’s the TRUTH. Please take note of the Bold, Capitalized and Underlined nature of the last word in the last…

Making You Cringe and What I Learned from the Nanny State

2014/01/16 You may have noticed that I put myself out there – I tend to be open and candid about everything within my delusions of control. That is why you’ll often encounter experiences, events, failures and personal failings in essays and articles. If I didn’t share these aspects of life and experience I might lose…

Go-Go Boot-Strap Gadget! Our IndieGoGo Campaign Is Now Live!

2014/01/01 For those of you who can’t wait to check out the Boot-Strap Expat Adventure Campaign: http://igg.me/at/Boot-Strap-Expat/x/5929170 An Update On Liquidations and Funding of the Boot-Strap Expat Adventure For those of you who have been following the Boot-Strap Expat adventure from the beginning, the original plan was for the Liquidation of Assets to be the…

The Boot-Strap Expat Is Taking Requests! Tell Me What You Want More of.

2013/12/16 Over the last few months I’ve endeavored to share the goals, experiences, insights and challenges for potential Boot-Strap Expats. We covered all kinds of topics; from Expat motivations, planning, liquidating assets, my K9 Masters, essential gear, original art and Real Food for Real Life. But what do you want more of as we move…