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I’ve been a bad boy, I know.  My blogging has been mute the past few months, but for good reason.  Once I returned home I worked furiously on a documentary about my journey, which I hope to have up on the web in the not too distant future.   249 more words

Career Break

Culture-Shock, Reverse Culture-Shock

That explains it.

Before I left the USA (or EE UU), a close friend prescribed reading about “Culture-Shock, Reverse Culture-

Shock” to me.  An explanation of it can be found here: 138 more words

Introduction.. why budget??????

So I am sat at a computer in Hostel Ritz straddling the corner of Avenida de Mayo and 9 De Julio in Buenos Aires just four blocks from the Buenos Aires land mark phallic Obelisk. 430 more words


Maybe it’s a mid-life crisis...

Yep, maybe that’s why I’m quitting a career I’ve been building for nine years. To volunteer halfway across the world. Next door to a volcano that’s been making recent attempts at its… 287 more words

Career Break

The Decision

I’m not very good at making decisions. When a snap decision is needed, I dither. When it’s a big one, I ponder. Does that make me indecisive or cautious? 972 more words

Toronto, Canada (Home) - The Why

We all make sacrifices for a journey like this. So why do we choose to do something so crazy?

In this case, my soul is telling me what to do. 195 more words

Head full of dreams ...

A month on since I handed my notice in, and so far, not a moment of doubt has crept into my head that this wasn’t the right thing for me to have done.  493 more words