Monthly Archives: September 2013

Day 4 – Jet Lag

Our fourth day in Phuket was that one day everyone has on an overseas holiday. That day where you physically cannot do anything and jet lag finally takes over. We were pretty lucky. Jet lag let us explore our neighbourhood … Continue reading

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Day 3 – Phi Phi Island

With our alarm set for 7AM, I thought that Dani and I could get ready, pack our stuff, and have breakfast at whatever pace we chose before being picked up at 8.30 for our Phi Phi Island adventure. When we … Continue reading

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Day 2 – Waking Up

When I woke up this morning, it was pitch black and my phone was trying to tell me that it was 8AM. Apparently, taking the SIM card out of your phone so you don’t spend all your money also means … Continue reading

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Day 1 – The Journey

I’ve never been one for travel writing. I figure there’s nothing I can really say that hasn’t been said about every single place on the planet. But then I figure “hey, its writing practise and it’s a more descriptive way … Continue reading

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#4 “Beautiful Chaos” by Gary Russell

1.  Lolita – Vladimir Nabokov 2. Holiday in Cambodia – Laura Jean McKay 3. Only Human – Gareth Roberts 4. Beautiful Chaos – Gary Russell 5. The Silent Stars – Dan Abnett 6. American Gods – Neil Gaiman 7. Every Breath – Ellie Marney 8. Neverwhere – Neil Gaiman 9. Delirium – Lauren Oliver 10. Pandemonium – Lauren Oliver 11. Requiem … Continue reading

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#3.5 “Saving Raphael Santiago” by Cassandra Clare and Sarah Rees Brennan

I am morally opposed to eBooks. They cheapen what it means to be a quality writer. Anybody can publish an eBook on Amazon or wherever else one goes to publish an eBook. Which means that there is no gatekeeper to … Continue reading

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#3 “Neverwhere” by Neil Gaiman

1.  Lolita – Vladimir Nabokov 2. Holiday in Cambodia – Laura Jean McKay 3. Only Human – Gareth Roberts 4. Beautiful Chaos – Gary Russell 5. The Silent Stars – Dan Abnett 6. American Gods – Neil Gaiman 7. Every Breath – Ellie Marney 8. Neverwhere – Neil Gaiman 9. Delirium – Lauren Oliver 10. Pandemonium – Lauren Oliver 11. Requiem … Continue reading

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