Dale Guerrieri uses his world travels to seek the truth around the world. In all of life’s experiences Dale Guerrieri is a truth seeker. He is an expert at separating facts from fiction when he is traveling around the world, especially when it comes to the safety of certain countries. Finding the truth is just half of his experience. Dale Guerrieri also expresses this truth in his poetry. He uses his poetry to express how his travels around the world have helped him answer life’s biggest questions.
While traveling around the world, Dale Guerrieri is able to distinguish between stereotypes and the reality of different cultures. While so often Americans look at travel in certain parts of the world with fear, Dale Guerrieri takes the time to understand that these areas are not more violent than the United States. Many parts of the United States actually have higher crime rates than the countries that Americans fear the most. Places like the Middle East are constantly looked upon with fear by Americans. Dale Guerrieri understands that these countries are no more dangerous than many parts of the United States. Many times violent crimes against tourists, especially Americans, are overblown in the media for sensationalism. The old slogan “if it bleeds, it leads” unfortunately is still the norm in reporting. Because of this, many people fear traveling to unknown countries.
Dale Guerrieri seeks out the truth when visiting countries that many Americans view with fear. He goes to places where most Americans dare not tread and is greeted with warmth and hospitality. He is able to experience food and culture that very few people ever see. Dale Guerrieri’s life is about exposing the truth in his own experiences and in the world. He uses this poetry to express these truths and to break down the barriers that people have placed in their own lives.
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