Introversion is all the rage right now. ‘Introvertedness’ is still regarded as something of a deficiency, or even a taboo, particularly in the extroverted ‘West.’  If you’re not outgoing, smiley, and not always seeking out new experiences with friends and new people, you’re, well, a little strange, and quite possibly a serial killer. At least […]

Short-film version of an article I wrote a while ago on Medium. It’s called ‘The cure for an anxious, sucky life in less than 550 words.’ Here is that article: All footage taken by the author in and around Tokyo, Kyoto, Japan, 2019. If you lack direction and focus each day, try out my […]

There is something in most people that annoys me. Today, lying by the pool, a group of guys playing loud music and cackling like donkeys annoyed me. People who spit on the streets here in Bangkok and act like they own the pavement annoy me. Loud groups of tourists who leave rubbish around annoy me. […]

I used to take social media so seriously, pining for likes. Still do sometimes. I stress myself out overanalysing why someone else got more followers than me on Instagram. She has how many? Doing that? What does a guy have to do to get followers and likes these days? And then I laugh. Why am […]