WHAT I DO
May 27, 2017
Visit a public bath.
Okay, you'll feel more like you fit in. Tiny difference. But trust me, a good, healthy mental state is extremely important for survivin...
May 14, 2017
May 14th, 2017. I've been in Japan for exactly a year today.
Throwback to waiting to board a plane at Heathrow at stupid'o'clock:
At times, it feels like I s...
August 19, 2016
UPDATE: Japanese Cosplay Photo is now Kimono Photo Studio Wasabi!
(A quick note: I wasn't asked, pressured or paid to write this. I do, however, write about...
August 10, 2016
(Updated August 15th to add some more of my current feelings.)
Over this coming weekend, I'll reach the halfway point of my time in Osaka. It's also 1/4 of...
May 2, 2016
A huge, huuuuge thank you to everyone who came to 'Welcome to copywriting'. If you weren't there, here's what you missed. If you were there but are still h...
January 29, 2016
Yet again, a varied and tipsy group of copywriters was lured to a bar under the increasingly thin pretence of talking shop. (Okay, we talked shop. But not...
October 3, 2015
I like words.
I like playing word games.
Other people don't like playing word games with me.
It starts off innocently enough. Shall we play a game or two of S...
June 17, 2015
Meeting your competition is rarely an appealing thought.
As a copywriter, seriously thinking about how many other writers there are in a five-mile radius d...
Subependymal (grey matter) heterotopia: 2 big words I'm still trying to wrap my brain around
March 31, 2020
You call that a Chocolate Challenge?
March 1, 2020
Okay, 2019 is over, you can come out from behind the sofa now
January 2, 2020
Hitting the 'pause' button on my Japan adventure
November 15, 2019