Korea – This is where I write now

  This is where I write now, while a sciatic nerve stabs me in the back as I sip on cold beers at a picnic table outside a convenience store in Pyeongchang Dong. A chill in the air makes me shiver – just a little and it’s always pen to paper in these moments. The … Continue reading Korea – This is where I write now

Taipei to Ho Chi Minh City With Vietjet

Taiwan to Vietnam on VietJet airlines.   It was my smart-ass idea to sleep at the airport in Taipei. A good money-saving technique when you’re on a travel shoestring. Luckily Taipei is a place where you can sleep on the ass-crack-sweat seats of a quiet Burger King – if you can call being woken up … Continue reading Taipei to Ho Chi Minh City With Vietjet

What is Hanoi part five. Animals

What is Hanoi part five… Animals   I’ll start with dogs – an extra toe shows apparent pedigree Just an extra little useless appendage flapping on the ankle A neck – through spine – to tail Mohawk runs long the back All black and tan, like little German Shepherds running around Get up to their … Continue reading What is Hanoi part five. Animals

Words

I often bang on about the world as a herd Of sheep following puppeteer shepherds all being absurd Been over it once. A second. A third. And it’s time to take stock if I want my mind to be heard Time to stop sulking, stop kicking up dirt In old dusty playgrounds of memories hurt … Continue reading Words