Buddhist Temple Stay

I’m currently sitting on top of a mountain in a forest, alone. I should of been long gone from here but, as you imagine, I’m way too unfit to make the rest of the journey – and that’s fine. Continue reading “Buddhist Temple Stay”


How I, as an Expat, am Losing Weight in South Korea

I am not very adventurous when it comes to food. I usually eat the same things, prepared differently. It works for me. I usually don’t get sick of eating the same foods – but there are times where I do need a change. For example, courgettes (zucchini) – which I ate with dinner every day, and soon became very tired of.

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In Hope

This existence, with nothing but the sound of the rain hitting the roof and a language you don’t understand. Your life has been dismal, and there is nothing you can do about changing the past. There is nothing to change the feelings of regret that you harbour.

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Red Fibres of Her Being

The fibres of her red, golden, brown and beautiful locks are alive with promise. The light reflecting on each strand, making her more beautiful than I’d ever imagined. The sun is bright and hurts my eyes and skin, but she does not feel it.

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I’m strongly considering making a big change in my life. It’s something I’ve fought with for a very long time, and I never finish what I start – but, I do want this.

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