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I have just returned from a relaxing visit to Ko Samet, Thailand with my girlfriend and son. I had been there before, but found myself greatly disoriented on arrival with all of the development over the years. As I was walking around looking for a place to stay¬† I met an English guy that had […]

Nov 5th, 2009 | Filed under Opinions and Perspectives, Poetry, Travel

Generally if you use a suitcase you are limited to where you will go, your best bet is airplane to taxi to hotel as they are not that easily portable, the problem is this. The wheel system on the suitcases are generally quite heavy compared to a strait cloth bag, many wheel system bags are […]

Nov 1st, 2009 | Filed under Travel

I just returned from Ko Samet in Thailand. This is my first visit to the island in approximately fifteen years, and wow has it ever changed. About five days ago my girlfriend packed her new swimsuit , I packed my bags, then got my eight year old son all ready to hit the beach and […]

Oct 31st, 2009 | Filed under Travel

While watching a large battle in Cambodia, and hoping no bombing or gunfire would hit me, I wrote this poem. Yes, I know it is very dark, but I was in a weird time and place. The ticking is but all I hear, it is our gauge till death appears. Forever now I’ve watched the […]

Oct 17th, 2009 | Filed under Poetry, Travel

Well off to Cambodia tomorrow, this is really one country I don’t particularly like to visit. There are some fantastic temples in the Siem Riep area that are mind blowing and it is a very green and naturally beautiful country, but the poverty, corruption and overall sadness of the place is overwhelming. The country is […]

Oct 16th, 2009 | Filed under Travel