Category Archives: Advertising

Fridays In Offices Around The World

TGIF. It’s a rallying call to a nation of workers, a sign that the long week is over, the weekend has begun and for at least 48 hours, we are all free to just do and be. Get smashed, hang … Continue reading

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Do We Really Get Any Older?

I’m nearly 40. It’s around the corner. This fact doesn’t terrify me the way that I thought it would. What I do find strange though, is that I thought I would feel differently to how I do now. When I … Continue reading

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Bye Singapore

The Singapore that I never met before, rolls by my window as Paul and I head to the airport. It’s been 7 years since I lived here and as I said in previous posts, the city isn’t anywhere near the … Continue reading

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A Handbrake Slide Into Bali

Laptops, meetings, cell phones, alarms, Facebook, email, texting, tweeting, deadlines, new scripts, freelance, headhunters, driving, four square, shopping, groceries, laundry, gym, yoga, haircuts, social calendar, flights, visas, currency conversions, post, blogs, therapist appointments, parties, events, openings, must-sees, must-dos, must-haves. These … Continue reading

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Taxi! Taxi! Tourettes!

LA starves you of the taxi experience that most people around the world take for granted. Leave the club rat-arsed at 4am, stand in the gutter and flap your wrist and the next thing, a lovely sober person who has … Continue reading

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Everywhere But LA Stories

I can’t believe that it’s been two months since the last entry, but life is a little like that sometimes. In the briefest of recaps, Paul and I returned to LA only to discover that our house was no longer … Continue reading

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The Office: Boredom

I am bored. I am, like, so bored. I am having one of those inevitable days in the office where you are squashed under the crushing weight of your boredom. I am looking at webpages that I’ve looked at three … Continue reading

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