Monthly Archives: December 2011

Home Coming

Holiday Travels This Christmas I took a trip to Hong Kong with a friend from Manchester (who is currently studying up in Beijing) and then popped over to Suzhou for a homemade gourmet meal at a caver-friend’s place. It was … Continue reading

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Sharing Time: 2011/12/27

Composer: Hans Zimmer I’m sure you all already know this man’s work. Gladiator, The Dark Knight, Pirates of the Caribbean, Sherlock Holmes, Inception, The Holiday, King Arthur, The Da Vinci Code… and many many more that might surprise you. Mr … Continue reading

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The Point of Authority

Today I was dealt a “Point of Authority.” That’s when a Chinese officer of some sort points at you with that look of “You. Yes, you. I know what you’re trying to do, and you can’t do it–‘cos I’m watchin’ … Continue reading

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Last Christmas, I…

Merry Christmas, all. Well, it’s that time of year again. Winter has arrived in half of the world, and most of it is putting out decorations and preparing for the holidays. I’m going to put it bluntly: Christmas means nothing … Continue reading

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Oh the drama

So I’ve been watching a lot of Glee lately, and it makes me start to think: why is it that watching dramas makes us feel equally better and worse about our lives? I love drama. I thrive on it. Juicy … Continue reading

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Sharing Time! 2011/12/10

New music: fun. That looks odd no matter how I phrase it, but that’s the band’s name. Glee covered one of their songs in the latest episode, and I loved it! They’re from New York, recently formed, with one album … Continue reading

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Uniting nations

Globalisation and Relationships Part 1 Since I was a teenager, I have been travelling. I’ve not spent more than two years in the same place for the past 6 and a half years, and have found that living in foreign … Continue reading

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