Originally released in 2004, Circles and Bumps is a series of poetic recollections about airports, flying, memory and travel. This September marks its 10th birthday, but that’s not all! This time it’s accompanied by new collection Terminal Wanderlust. The book will be issued as a single volume of two parts (hopefully) on September 29 via […]
T1: Circles & Bumps Gate 01 AKL AUCKLAND Gate 02 ATH ATHENS Gate 03 BAH BAHRAIN Gate 04 BOM BOMBAY Gate 05 CDG PARIS – CHARLES DE GALLE Gate 06 CPH COPENHAGEN Gate 07 CWL CARDIFF Gate 08 DEL DELHI Gate 09 DUB DUBLIN Gate 10 FCO ROME – LEONARDO DA VINCI Gate 11 HKG […]
I am gearing up for release of my new book Terminal Wanderlust. More details soon.
As it’s my 50th blog, it seemed a good time to assess where I’ve been and my wish list of things to come… So far I have been very fortunate to venture far and wide. I never take anything for granted and remain grateful for all I’ve seen. However, at the risk of sounding blasé, […]
*This started life as an article, then became the beginning of a new book. I am still undecided on its future. I was not seeking the backdrop to a dystopian nightmare vision of the future, but I found it in Bangkok. From the outset it was evident: the all encompassing heat – like a hot […]
My first interlude at the Ibis was in Paris in autumn, 1995 (doesn’t that sound romantic?). It was not in the centre of town but it was, dare I say it, affordable and in that genre, you can’t beat the Ibis. It does its job impeccably well which is thankfully why it’s still here. Part […]