Tag Archives: Jakarta

Fun times in Jakarta, Indonesia

We lived in Jakarta from 1997-2002 and we had some rough times, some dangerous times and some really great times. The money was nice – and the free phone calls back to the UK and the free electricity to run … Continue reading

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Who, what, where, why? Some thoughts on being 50…

Mi Camino…well, does this mean that being fifty years old is a bit like reaching a fork in the road, with a nice comfy bus shelter situated there, for a little repose and introspection. Some people would say that ‘it’s … Continue reading

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Save us! They’re massing outside the window. Chickens, ¡carallo!

As I sit here, ‘they’ are outside. Feathery backsides up in the air, their lord and cockerel gazing at his reflection in the window, wondering just what that other male is doing staring at him and which one will be … Continue reading

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