Category Archives: Travel

A Grand Tour

When I was ten years old, my parents took me and my sister on a tour of Europe. We had a VW Campervan, with a top that tilted up. Me and my sister got to hide in roof at nights, … Continue reading

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Where Do You Come From?

In my dreams, I would come from a family of Spanish desperadoes, or exiled Russian princesses. My ancestors would have crossed tropical seas, fought with pirates, made their fortunes panning gold. Instead, I was brought up in a suburb of London … Continue reading

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In Praise of Lazy

“There’s 104 days of summer vacation,  ‘Til school comes along just to end it.” Phineas and Ferb The problem with having a hard work/effort is good/growth mindset attitude all the time, is that it gets really tiring. By the end … Continue reading

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