The Unseen Moon

Fact, fiction and opinion stirred in an odd pot.

The Pearls of Zapata

The Pearls is where the best posts end up. They come from The Unseen Moon and its predecessor, The Zapata Tales. They merit re-reading.

The Old Marbol Hotel

Skullduggery in Dark City and beyond. There is a host of strange characters, plus blood, roast beef, pale ale and murder.

Dark Girl in the Blue Dress

A jungle romance with an unexpected twist.

Izamál: Place of the lizards

The last night of the iguana.

Newspaper days

I spent 30 years working at newspapers. Here’s how it went in a nutshell.

Flickr photos

The photo collection from Mexico to Havana and beyond.

Cine Zapatesque

Felipe Zapata’s YouTube.


Video shorts made by me.