Kristin Barendsen's Writings
Best Women's Travel Writing 2008
It looks easy, like driving a car, except that the gas is a flick of the wrist. But when I take a deep breath and turn the key, I understand why tuk-tuks make the big bucks. "Right hand, fuel!" Pon shouts from the back seat. The engine sputters and roars to life. "Left foot, clutch, let go!" "I'm not in gear!" "Gear number one!...
Kristin Barendsen is hard at work on Do You Travel Alone?, a memoir about her adventures living in Thailand and the Czech Republic. She is co-author of Photography: New Mexico, a survey of contemporary fine art photography in and about New Mexico (Fresco,...
Causes Kristin Barendsen Supports
Advocacy for environmental protection, peace and human rights issues, health care reform, LGBT rights, women's issues (pro-choice, anti-violence)
Kristin’s Favorite Books
A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius, The Corrections, The Gangster We Are All Looking For, Too Much Happiness, Me Talk Pretty One Day, Angela's Ashes,...