Monthly Archives: January 2014

The sun also rises

It’s been weeks since I willingly watched dawn slowly scale the limits of this world yet today I find a cooler air licks at my calves as I sit back and see what magic may unfold.   The monochrome cityscape … Continue reading

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The keys to the city

  I did it, folks! On Saturday I drove our new car for the first time! Now, to many this may not seem much of an achievement but for me this is a major milestone. Here’s why: I failed my … Continue reading

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Seeing things differently

There is no doubt in my mind that KL BC (Kuala Lumpur Before Christmas) was a negative experience during which the seamier side of life here acquired supersized proportions in my over-active imagination. The beauty you see in the photo … Continue reading

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Going homes – my rejovenation

The first three months in a new country are always difficult and it is no surprise that I found them exhausting, frustrating and sad. I had read the books and knew about the value of a ‘good goodbye’ and back … Continue reading

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