Author Archives: matthewrichardedward

Slow it right down.

I’ve been back in Canada for two weeks now. The biggest shock was my first day here, when I was convinced that it was sometime around 5:00 in the afternoon until 9:00 at night– habituation to equatorial living and all … Continue reading

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Homeward bound.

So. Plans changed and then changed again. Then a few more times before they settled on something that sits Really well with what I’d like to be doing and, realistically, need to be doing. My time in Bali has officially … Continue reading

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Bali.

I’ve stumbled into a pretty hilarious lifestyle. There isn’t much to it. I don’t spend much money or have many passtimes beyond surfing, playing music and reading. And who knows if I will get sick of it– but it is … Continue reading

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Sweet sorrow

I’m on the first bus I’ve been on since Nanning, which was about three months ago, now. And while it’s nice to be driven around, to not have to worry about where you are going, how you are going to … Continue reading

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Of Course!

I thought I would have figured myself out by this point, or at least have the presence of mind to recognize my present.. mind.. Anyway. This same pattern has played out before about a thousand times, where I can’t enjoy … Continue reading

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Honestly,

I’m getting pretty bored of this whole thing. I want to be somewhere to stay. I want to find a small community and integrate. I want to have real conversations with real people with real stories and opinions. I suspect … Continue reading

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Back at it

I’m back on the road after a week of repose on the Island, which I think I needed. Thailand is a pretty strange place. I suppose I should preface saying that I am not actually in Thailand, but on a … Continue reading

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