Sean Kelley

Stories

For the Birds

Birds resemble art in more ways than one, especially when they force us to address questions of ineffable provenance.

A Toast to Hüzün

Finding the blues in a bar in Bursa.

Coastal View

Heading south to the land of live oaks and cotton.

Big Surf

From Costa Rica to Nicaragua, all for the big surf.

The Crown Jewel of Costa Rica

The Nicoya Peninsula has some of the best wildlife seeking, bird watching, and hiking in the hemisphere.

Waiting for Motmot

While traveling in Mount Arenal, I ponder the Costa Rican tourist slogan, “Pura vida.”