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Journey of self discovery

One door closes, another one opens

"Every fool's got a reason for feelin' sorry for himself, and turning his heart to stone. Tonight this fool's halfway to heaven and just a mile outta hell, And I feel like I'm comin' home!!!" Madness, tomfoolery and epic friendships.... and…

So we meet again…

"If two past lovers can remain friends, either they never were in love or they still are." So my Chile experience didn't really pan out as expected... the liberation of my wallet and phone putting an early stop to the hunt for Pocahontas.…

Street art… Valparaiso style!

"This world is but a canvas to our imagination". Henry David Thoreau Ol' Henry had obviously dropped in on Valparaiso, Chile when he came up with that gem. And my particular favourite... Wow... this writing lark's…

The journey South – Jan ’14

"And like it or not, time passes, and that's why nothing will ever be the same it used to be. Things are ment to change..." Jaqueline Echeverria Yet again it was time to move on. I'd completed my mission of Christmas and NYE in Buenos Aires…

What doesn’t kill you…

"...and twisted thoughts that spin, around my head. How quick the sun can drop away" A travellers baggage can really make or break their trip. Too much or too little can be disastrous, as can lugging around unnecessary items. When I…

First impressions of Argentina

"Destruction leads to a very rough road, but it also breeds creation" Spot on Tony! So with love in my heart and Pepito in my belly I departed Venezuela yet again to continue my journey... Destination: Buenos Aires, Argentina. The choice to…

Nipping to the beach – Playa Samara

"Every true genius is bound to be naive." Friedrich Schiller After my final day at The Butterfly Conservatory - 31/10/13 (during which I learnt a multitude of new skills - arc welding, bridge building, the physics of shifting 1 ton…

A first stab at poetry

So when I finally emerged from the grim shadow of writers block I was advised, quite correctly, that the best prevention is to write... incessantly. On any and all topics. If in doubt, write it down. So the evening approaches. I'm sat on…