Tokyo’s tallest new fan has arrived. I could spend pages waxing on about the awesomeness of the food and the people and the architecture and the public transportation and the skyline – all of which are the best of the best, but I want to talk about the fact that… where else in the world are you going to meet… Read More ▶
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Oh dear. I have so much more to write about Bali and so many more pictures to post but that already seems so long ago – how can that be? I just left? :-/ Anyway, I want to write about where I am now which is Palm Springs, CA. I flew home for a very brief week to meet with… Read More ▶
This is the picture I have on my desktop these days: And I look at it the way I used to look around my living room. “Hmmm, maybe I should move the couch next to the ficus? I think that would open the place up a bit.” “Hmmm, maybe I should go to Sri Lanka between my trip to Japan… Read More ▶
I think monkeys are vile. And hilarious. And I’m terrified of them. Not only was I recently mugged by a gang of them, but a few years ago in India I was nearly sexually assaulted and killed by one. I was sitting on the porch of my hotel, watching a gaggle/herd/swarm of monkeys jump around the roofs and balconies, playing… Read More ▶
I signed up for a tour of the island the other day, wanted to see some sights, hobble around, sing 99 Bottles of Beer On The Wall with my awesome minibus-mates: Our first stop was Goa Gajah where I learned that people with no sense of style and women who are partaking in the unclean act of menstruating are not… Read More ▶
After living high on the hog for over a week in my jungle palace, I’m heading down the hill into town where there are less frogs, more restaurants and I’ll have to share a pool. I celebrated a successful morning of writing seeing just how waterproof my non-waterproof camera is.