Thursday, September 20, 2018

If mum was a travel writer…

Well, I guess she'd just get straight to the point. Thought I'd share this one just 'cause it made me laugh... Hi kids, We are off to...

What Youtube has Done

As a toddler exploring the world (the house) my daughter went through a short faze of swiping every flat surface to see what would...

Almost Close Encounters with Korean Girls

My friend Dave was out for drinks with another friend last weekend in Bundang, just South of Seoul, where a rather friendly, attractive young...

Remembering WWI… and Chocolate.

  A respectful Remembrance/Armistice/Poppy Day to you all. Of course here in Korea, 11/11 holds extra-special significance as it has been successfully hijacked by a...

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It is I guess, the written word Which hurts so much…  what have you heard? What do you feel?  What do you think? And does it drive...

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