I am still cooling my heals in London waiting for things to happen and as is often the case at such times, I get caught up in my own thoughts while my creative juices start to flow. Those who have read the blog from the start will have some idea of my various pursuits. There was the time I was considering a P
April has rolled around the corner and I’m still hanging around waiting to be posted to my next assignment. This has given me time to continue with my amateur constitution writer pursuits. In the absence of exciting anecdotes to share, I
I went out into central London today by bus. As I went through the different parts of London I was amazed by how different everything was. I got off the bus and went for a stroll around Oxford Street, Piccadilly, Green Park, Hyde Park and Mayfair. Quite apart from the changing landmarks everything felt oddly different. Having been away from England
It’s been a while since my last post. I’ve been busy attending job interviews and filling documents. I’m just getting ready to ship out to my next destination. In the mean time I’ve been following developments in Nigeria. As usual the revelations coming out of the country are a cause for shame and concern. The express purpose of this blog was originally to publicise my book. In time the blog has taken on a life of its own and gone off left field more often than not.
I’ve been away from this blog for quite a while. I’ve been deciding my future and trying to find my niche. You are of course aware that I left Germany to move to Newcastle. Germany was comfortable but static and I needed to kick start things. Newcastle proved to be a short term destination as did Oman. I’m now preparing
So over the extended weekend I kitted myself out with a modest home gym. I travelled to Muscat and bought the only size inflatable burst proof ball (at 65 cm it’s the wrong size) I could find. I bought trainers, resistance bands, weights and pyjamas.
My life is full of adventure and surprises however. Who would have thought that my plans to give up travelling would be derailed so spectacularly. I moved from Germany back to England to pursue a language teaching related degree that would
How long has it been since we chatted? I’m sorry I left you forlorn for so long. I was going through so many changes that my existence was just off-kilter. That is to say I had a grand vision of where I was heading but the everyday minutiae had me worried. Since my last post I’ve
I’ve been away for a while but now I’m back… sort off. I’ll be taking an extended period of leave from my blogging until mid September 2010. The fact is
Last weekend I finally did it (8th May 2010). And I hadn’t even intended to. I simply wanted to chart the exact course but I ended up going the whole way. Yes, I cycled from Munich to Starnberg to see the famous Starnberg Lake. Though