It takes passion, they say

And that I seem to have in spades. I had, what some might describe as an insane, drive […]

three weeks is all we have

All we have to plan this trip, but so far we’re doing all right. I’ve got the car […]

synopsizing is hard

So I’ve spent two days trying to coalesce the major events and themes of my book into a […]


Writing this book constantly gives me moments to relive and every time that a memory hits me particularly […]

pacifying the soul

I don’t know what reminded me of them, but for some reason the band This Mortal Coil came […]

Sad Song of Yellow Skin

A poignant film by Michael Rubbo: “A film about the people of Saigon told through the experiences of […]

ch-ch-changes again

Changes this time are only to the blog as I transition things over a bit at a time […]