Monthly Archives: September 2018

Sometimes nature comes to you

(To read El Gringo Feo’s Costa Rica Diary from the beginning, start here.) Sunday, September 30 Sometimes you just need to hunker down, get quiet and let the jungle come to you. I was working in the bar area the other … Continue reading

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Good morning …

(To read El Gringo Feo’s Costa Rica Diary from the beginning, start here.) Friday, September 28 I’m sitting here writing, not even 8 a.m. yet, when I hear a squawk. Then another. Then a third. A branch crashes down, landing less … Continue reading

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Contemplating Cortes

(To read El Gringo Feo’s Costa Rica Diary from the beginning, start here.) Thursday, September 27 As I hunker down to let my ankle heal and attempt to spit out The Book, there hasn’t been a lot to report. So updates … Continue reading

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Slow and steady wins the race

(To read El Gringo Feo’s Costa Rica Diary from the beginning, start here.) Tuesday, September 25 Yesterday marked two weeks since i sprained my ankle and I’m happy to say I’m making progress. It’s nowhere near 100% but the swelling has … Continue reading

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A taste of Italy in the jungle

(To read El Gringo Feo’s Costa Rica Diary from the beginning, start here.) Sunday, September 23 I love it when a plan comes together. I went A Team last night here in the jungle, pulling together a Tico-infused version of one … Continue reading

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It’s what’s for breakfast

(To read El Gringo Feo’s Costa Rica Diary from the beginning, start here.) Saturday, September 22  

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Trueno y relámpago

(To read El Gringo Feo’s Costa Rica Diary from the beginning, start here.) Saturday, September 22 Since I injured my ankle, I’ve let my Spanish studies slip. I get the occasional painful nag from Duolingo reminding me my progress is nonexistent. … Continue reading

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We make house calls

(To read El Gringo Feo’s Costa Rica Diary from the beginning, start here.) Thursday, September 20 After nine days, my ankle still was swollen, sore, and in some respects, more painful. I started to worry that maybe this was worse than … Continue reading

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Have I been hacked?

(To read El Gringo Feo’s Costa Rica Diary from the beginning, start here.) Tuesday, September 18 I sent a friend a link to this blog on Sunday. He responded within a few hours. “I tried the link but somehow got a … Continue reading

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My other woman in Costa Rica (don’t tell Sunny)

(To read El Gringo Feo’s Costa Rica Diary from the beginning, start here.) Monday, September 17 I had a little fling on Saturday with a girl named Misha. Total babe. She’s a rescue dog who belongs to Gian, a friend of … Continue reading

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