After a 54-hour journey, I’m safely back in Australia. And it’s, so, weird. On the one hand, over the past year, everything’s changed for me; on the other, Sydney is more or less exactly as I left it. It is amazing to have food I like again, though: hello, raisin toast, snack chocolate, nudie smoothies, Thai […]
The Cave Mentality
So this morning I went for a hike. This is one of several hikes I’ve been on since being back in Aus, but it was so full of Standard Disasters that I just had to write about it. You’d think I’d be over writing really, being as it’s half of my job, and that I finished […]
The Scotland Photos, and busy-ness.
(click to enlarge) Posts about Scotland: ____________________________________________________________ This article, about the ‘perils of busyness’, is the kind of thing people are forever tagging me in. And, given that it’s taken me 5 months to upload my promised Scotland photos, they may have a point! So, I hope you’ve enjoyed them. I’ve also just about finished […]
The Numbers Game
Last night, I took my friend Mimi to a backpackers’ bar. I guess I miss my people and/or normal life! Before I proceed however I should probably give warning that this is more over-sharey and less role-modely in what is ordinarily a pretty oversharey, unrolemodely blog anyway (also, this post is not exactly under-18s friendly). […]
I realised on Friday that I’m actually a terrible traveller—I arrived back in Aus four months ago, and hadn’t actually left Sydney (/the Central Coast) since. That’s now changed, after spending the long weekend in Canberra: the place I lived before Russia and the city I generally refer to as ‘the place souls go to die’. […]