The Blog

Reflections on growing old & living in Asia.

Wed, January 4, 2017
Dusky Leaf Monkey

Monkeys

Moving to a new place opens up all kinds of exploration especially when you read that there is a lot of wildlife around. Now most of […]
Sun, January 1, 2017
Happy New Year

Happy New Year

I hope you all had a great christmas holidays and a happy new year to all of you!
Tue, November 8, 2016

Weird thing

There have been a couple of weird things going in Dukane Towers just lately all of which can be traced back to the dear ole internet. […]
Thu, October 20, 2016
Driving in Malaysia

Damn Pesky Bikes

What’s it like? What’s the difference? The two most asked questions I get since moving here. Well first it’s a lot quieter mainly due to Malaysians […]
Mon, August 15, 2016
Map of Malaysia

New life

Well after a small sabbatical that turned out rather longer than expected I’m back on the trail again, so to speak. It’s been a little hectic […]
Mon, November 23, 2015
Dreams Road Sign with dramatic clouds and sky

Dreams

Dreams are weird things, we all have them and according to most experts in the field we dream every night although we only remember a few. […]
Thu, November 19, 2015
Laglag bala scam at Ninoy Aquino International Airport

Laglag Bala

I mentioned this in my last post and for those who are unaware of this scam, for a scam is what it is, well, here’s the […]
Tue, November 17, 2015
Whizz through Manila's traffic if your with APEC.

APEC

It’s more fun in the Philippines, so the advertising jingle goes across a multitude of stereotypical beach images accompanied with rock muzic. Well this week it […]
Mon, November 2, 2015
Happy Halloween

Halloween

I find Halloween to be a weird time of the calendar as I don’t ever remember celebrating the day, if that’s what you do, when I […]
Mon, August 17, 2015
BGC sign

Public Art

As you are aware I live in Global as its known locally here in Manila. Global, or to give its official title, Bonifacio Global City or […]
Mon, July 27, 2015
sad person at a game

Back

Finally I’m back after what can only be described as a rather eventful last couple of months that began with some little shite hacking the site […]
Thu, June 18, 2015
Cash

Amazon pricing

PLEASE READ: MY KINDLE BOOKS ARE PRICED $2.99, €2.99, £1.99, ODD ROAD $0.99, €0.99, £0.99. I have recently received some emails regarding the above prices not […]