Dominic Carrillo is a teacher and writer from San Diego, California. He attended UCLA. His debut novel is "To Be Frank Diego." He has a book and a blog called "Americano Abroad." He enjoys eating good food, travel, reading, and writing.
A story about Italian language blunders as well as English embarrassments while tutoring to scrap together a living near Venice, Italy.
Another story about crashing an Italian wedding on an empty stomach with an Italian friend who can't control his impulse to refer to females as "Poons."
A short trip to Ireland that felt more familiar than foreign to an American observer.
A quirky California yard sale prior to the narrator's unlikely move to Bulgaria. These are two stories in a larger collection of humorous travel stories called "Americano Abroad," now available on Amazon.com.