about Alex

As copywriter for Esurance, Alex had professional experience in everything from film to literature to (thanklessly!) correcting the grammar in friends' emails. As a fervent Minnesota sports fan, he spends most of his non-writing time gently weeping into cereal bowls.

More posts by Alex

Go West on the Oregon Trail: A Game-Style Guide to Oregon Road-Tripping

If you’re planning on taking the Oregon Trail, check out our guide to driving in Oregon for the modern road tripper — and the gamers who control their fate.

Travel hacks

Six Car Insurance Predictions for the Wizard of Oz

To celebrate the 73rd anniversary of The Wizard of Oz’s premiere, we’re taking a moment to fictionally insure some of its most famous characters.

Car insurance 101 | Homeowners 101

Lessons from the Road (Learned the Hard Way)

One Esurance writer chronicles his journey from Chicago to Los Angeles and realizes the road (and a 15-year-old car) aren’t always friendly.

Travel hacks

1 11 12 13