‘I Will Rot Without You’ – A Review and Interview With Novelist Danger Slater

Last week, after meeting on Twitter (the social equivalent of a mega mall), I sat down with Danger Slater to talk about his new novel, I Will Rot Without You. In a nutshell, I Will Rot Without You is like…

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Dead Weight – A Short Story

Phillipa didn’t seem like the sort of person who’d keep a seagull in the freezer. I was looking for ice at three in the morning when I found it, right behind the microwavable meals and fish sticks. The tap water…

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In His Own Words – Rusty Preisendorfer

Rusty Preisendorfer shaped his first surfboard in La Jolla during the winter of 1969. Forty thousand boards later, he’s a household name around the world, and this month he’s being inducted into the Surfers’ Hall of Fame. We asked the…

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Joshua Tree – Snake Tail Poetry

One weekend in the Mojave Desert goes a long way. In terms of relaxation, it’s probably equal to six days at home, on the couch, drinking organic vegetable smoothies and green tea, while reading Eckhart Tolle’s books with whale sounds in the…

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Mauritius – Paradise Lost & Found

In 2012, a few weeks before I got married, I went to Mauritius with photographer, Greg Ewing, plus Rudy Palmboom and Brand Jackson. The trip was originally penned for Zigzag (read the article here: Mauritius -Article), before getting published in The Surfer’s…

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Cape Lookout video

Cape Lookout, Oregon – Camping, Surfing, Hiking from Clayton Truscott on Vimeo. This is a short clip from our first camping trip as residents of Oregon. We perched up at Cape Lookout, the setting for one of my recent short…

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Kauai Is Magical

Kauai is pure magic. See more here.

Thailand’s Soi Dog Foundation – An Interview With Greg Tulley

Margot Homborg Park, along with John and Gill Dalley, started Soi Dog in 2003 after noticing the spiraling soi dog (street dog) population in Phuket. They initially recruited traveling volunteers and local vets to help sterilize stray dogs and cats at…

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