Tag: newjersey

December 30, 2020 / Audio

In the spirit of celebrating the holidays and spending time, virtually, with your loved ones, this holiday edition of CTRP features an interview with my nephew: Alexander Rendeiro. Since we can’t be together in person, he joins me from New Jersey to discuss what his year has been like as a high school student and an avid connaisseur of music, gaming, and all things internet. But not cereal. Don’t ever ask him about cereal.

December 17, 2015 / Text

As I run around New Jersey for a few weeks, a quote from the 2004 film “Garden State” keeps running through my head: “You know that point in your life when you realize the house you grew up in isn’t really your home anymore? All…

January 16, 2013 / Text

In the final and perhaps odd chapter of the middle east- north Africa journey, I ventured home to the state of my birth, to see my family, friends, and continue editing audio from the trip.  Naturally, being back in that part of the world only…

February 8, 2012 / Text

As the sun disappears behind the concrete horizon, I look across the 10 lanes of highway that are currently all filled with cars moving extremely slowly. Everyone in their own vehicle on their way back from work heading home, everyone hoping this traffic will clear…