there’s thieves and whores and guns and murder…but there’s also a darkside.”

Hunter S Thompson.

in deference to the above, this is an attempt to chronicle life’s daily absurdities, weird events and other sightings of the debased and debauched. Let’s just say that Antigua meets a lot of my needs for oddity: not as tough as ‘Vegas, and very similar to Sausalito and Carmel…yep, there’s more guns here…laissez les bon temps roulez.

The easiest way to forage for some of the stuff is to google    michael sherer, antigua   or michael sherer, central america….and michael paladin, central america

or for the latest, go to www.amazon.com/author/michaelsherer for a print version/e version…Amazon.com, Barnes and Noble, Apple and Sony, Kobo, Diesel and few others. .and now in Europe, India, Japan and who knows where else, thanks to Amazon’s/KDP’s new outreach.

www.revuemag.com has me in their Author Section.

www.guatemala-times.com  ….the Travel Section..

there’s more at www.liveandinvestoverseas.com  on google, as well as the www.overseasretirementnewsletter.com  all under Michael Paladin

www.grupoquepasa.com  in the may/09 issue has an interview under the heading of My Antigua

*the bootsnall article might not be fit for family consumption, btw, which is why its kind of buried aka “A Night at the Hotel Del Rey” this somehow made the India Times..go figure