Tag Archives: 2004

In Training – 1

15.7.04 For reasons of both time and money, I commute by economy class train from my semi-suburban home to the office where I’m tapping this out. I suspect that few of my readers here will have been through this experience, … Continue reading

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In Training – 2

15.7.04 Having waited for up to half an hour for my conveyance to town, it is with keen interest that I view the arriving train. Inevitably at that time of the morning there are youths on the roof, a risky … Continue reading

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Blasé? Moi?

14.12.04 Yesterday I experienced culture shock, which surprised me. I’ve done the Singapore visa run innumerable times, yet I seemed to be seeing things anew. I think it’s a phenomenon I’ll call the blog effect. In Jakarta, one gets used … Continue reading

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