Go, go, Tokyo! April 6th 2008 Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be a botanist? To have that passion for whatever you do in life, all directed towards, something like flowers? Yeah, me neither.
Past the requisite lilies on those certain days of the year from various boyfriends, I just haven't been one of those. You know, Those. Those, being people like your 55 year old, unmarried aunt. Or the suburbian grandpa tha ... read more
Asia » Japan » Tokyo In 1603, a Tokugawa shogunate (military dictatorship) ushered in a long period of isolation from foreign influence in order to secure its power. For 250 years this policy enabled Japan to enjoy stability and a flowering of its indigenous culture. Fol... ... read more
After two years of the expat finance bubble in Hong Kong, I am ready to explore the world outside of Bloomberg and AmEx cards and mix things up a bit.
I hope to meet some extraordinary people, have some ridiculous adventures, learn some new languages, and basically to be pretty confused every other day.
"Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines, sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.”
- Mark Twain
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