Monthly Archives: July 2009

Quick Update

We landed in Kuala Lumpur yesterday afternoon, so we are no longer in Indonesia, for those that are following the story regarding the hotel bombings in Jakarta. Do not worry, we are just fine. Malaysia so far has been night … Continue reading

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Indonesia – Thoughts and Impressions

Indi and I fly out of Indonesia in about twelve hours and head to Malaysia. I’m very excited about this, and have been spending the last few hours thinking about my time here and what I’ve seen. Here are some … Continue reading

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Music Soothes the Soul

I’ve had a few opportunities on this trip to just sit back and immerse myself in music. Most of it has been from my iPod, but a few times I’ve been able to relax and enjoy some local fare. In … Continue reading

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Sneak Peek from the Indi Project

As many of you know, Rhys is doing a photo project wherein he takes two shots of me going slowly around in a circle a week – it takes four weeks to complete a circle (so eight points on a … Continue reading

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Last Weekend in Indonesia

It’s Saturday Evening here in Surabaya; time for today’s top stories. We’ve had a good past couple of days with a mixture of final recovery from a little stomach bug and spending some great time out with ourselves and friends. … Continue reading

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Surabaya: Act II

Karaoke last night was such a blast. I sang for the first time since my wedding. I’m a little sad that they didn’t have the artists I wanted (Warren Zevon, Arcade Fire, The Doors, Bruce Springsteen, et al) but I … Continue reading

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Surabaya

Remember when I said Auckland was busy? Zomg. Surabaya is the hectic pace and energy of Kuta on steroids. Everyone is going everywhere at the same time. It’s also the dirtiest city I’ve ever been to. It makes for quite … Continue reading

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