Good Morning, Thailand

Dawn breaks.  It’s still dark, but, there’s a slight whisper of light that is settling on the rooftops outside your window.  It’s not the crowing of the rooster at 4:30am that woke you though -- it’s the insane need to use the bathroom after drinking too many bamboo...

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A date with New York

People often talk about an escape back to nature, yet, there are times in life when we desire to delve deep into the guts of a city, and surround ourselves with the human kind. Last year I spent time in South America, filling my lungs with the freshest oxygen while...

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The Fringe of a Strom

I wait in anticipation on my little balcony overlooking the Pacific, wondering whether this ‘perfect storm’ that the media has hyped up over the last week will actually eventuate into anything here on the Gold Coast. I’ll be honest in saying that some part of me was...

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Under Her Gaze

This was my third trip to Kosrae, yet, it still feels different every time I land. Her green peaks burst from the depths to great heights.  She is surrounded by reefs that protect her from the mighty swells assaulting her shores.  However, there are other things that...

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