Darkside

conflict, disasters + the underbelly of life

dmz visit south korea JSA border point
The De-Militarized Zone is a 4 kilometer-wide no-man's-land, slicing the Korean peninsula in half. The DMZ is the tensest border on the planet.
police hassles saddams iraq crazy travel story 1989
Entering a small town in Saddam's Iraq seemed a quiet and friendly experience - until a children's parade proceeded down the mainstreet.
nightmare vietnam crazy travel stories
Last night I dreamed a disturbing dream. And that nightmare seemed real the next morning - walking the streets of Kontum in Vietnam.
jerusalem-elusive-peace-travel-art-by-michael-robert-powell
Surreal artwork based on my experience of being caught amid a riot in East Jerusalem during the first Palestinian Intifada in 1989.