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Je suis Charlie

What do you say about an unspeakable act of violence; an act that appears to have been one of senseless, vengeful terrorism? As writers, as journalists, artists, makers of any kind of art, most of us seem to say: we … Continue reading

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2014 is dead, long live 2015

Or: out with the old and in with the new. First of all, this blog is not dead. I’ve not posted in a while and the last few posts were few and far, but I am travelling and I am … Continue reading

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Obscure sorrows

I ran into this video a few weeks ago. It’s been sitting open in a tab in my browser ever since. I’ve been planning to write this blog just as long. But I didn’t know what I wanted to say. I’m … Continue reading

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How to travel through time

They say time travelling is impossible. Perhaps. If you want to go and have a chat to Marcus Aurelius about his reflections, you may not get lucky any time soon, if ever. But if you want to relive some of … Continue reading

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Today I Mourn

Life is a curious journey. I’m at a hostel in Arequipa in the south of Peru. I’m here for a few days catching up on work I am doing as a freelancer. I took a break yesterday to see more … Continue reading

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And now everything’s surreal

I’ve been sitting on my own words for at least a week now, probably longer. I think it started just before I was headed for Machu Picchu. I mean, I was about to see one of the new Seven Wonders … Continue reading

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Speaking of reality

I decided to create my own page that I would use to direct potential clients to. As a freelancer, who’s officially earning money now, I need my own page. I have my blogs and I will keep all three of … Continue reading

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In the jungle

I’ve spent a good chunk of this week trying to disentangle the mysteries of the freelancing jungle. And let me tell you, the information available on the interweb is vast. I have nothing to add but my own perspective. I’m coming … Continue reading

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Down memory lane into the future

I had one of those days. You know, the kind where memories keep cropping up left, right and center. Some were more recent than others. Riding in a car, looking out on passing landscapes does that to me. My mind … Continue reading

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Footprints

Now that my time in London is coming to a close and I am about to write a new chapter for this journey of mine, I find myself reflecting on the last two years. Every step I have taken thus … Continue reading

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