Weekend away with the lads January 3rd 2011 I’d met one of the guys through a local kid’s library foundation where, like most foreigners in town, I too had been roped in to read a story or two to the kids. My friend (and librarian) Sharon had sent me some Australian story books in the post from Australia, including “Possum Magic”. These books then became donations to the library.
I do digress. This guy’s mates were Royal Enfie ... read more
Asia » India » Orissa » Bhubaneswar The Indus Valley civilization, one of the oldest in the world, dates back at least 5,000 years. Aryan tribes from the northwest invaded about 1500 B.C.; their merger with the earlier Dravidian inhabitants created the classical Indian culture. Arab in... ... read more
Comes a time! Now booked for my return to India in July 2013. So.... a new blog to come. Watch this space and the spaces 'between emptiness'.
I have been back in Australia since March 2012. I arrived with Carolina following our amazing trips in India (Jan 2011 and again from Sept 2011 to Feb 2012). Its been without doubt the most challenging year of my life. Carolina returned to Spain in July 2012. I have been 'working' as a tender writer for a mental health NGO.
I head for Bhubaneswar to pick up 'Gladys' the wonder bike (Royal Enfield) - get her into good shape again, and then head for... full info