SUMMARY: In Colombian prison The Mick befriends a notorious assassin, who is ultimately killed himself.
SUMMARY: The Mick gets knocked out by my American buddy Rico.
SUMMARY: Funny story and one of the times The Mick went to Irish prison in the 80s.
SUMMARY: The Mick witnesses a public hanging in South Bogota, a form of street justice enforced by guerrillas where the government lacked control.
SUMMARY: Short dittie about my 2nd time busted smoking weed on the street with The Mick.
SUMMARY: The story of John Rowley, a British conman and gangster, includes famous heists, jaw-dropping excess and drug abuse, prison, and an early death. Told by The Mick.
SUMMARY: The Mick and I got busted smoking a joint in Chapinero. We paid our way out of it.
SUMMARY: Scopolamine is a powerful sedative commonly used in robberies, assaults, and rapes in Colombia. This post tells a few scopolamine stories and discusses the urban legends.
SUMMARY: A slew of shorts about The Mick’s past, alcoholism, taste in women, slang, and stories from Bogota, Colombia.
SUMMARY: The Mick murdered a fellow inmate during his 4-year sentence in the Bogota, Colombia prison, La Modelo.
SUMMARY: I took ayahuasca, a spiritual hallucinogen also known as yaje, near Bogota, Colombia. This post features info on ayahuasca and my story.
SUMMARY: Introducing a new character to this blog, The Mick, who moved to Colombia in the 80s to bring cocaine to Ireland. After four years in prison, he never went back.