Tag Archive: thoughts

Los Angeles give me some of you!

Los Angeles come to me the way I came to you! – John Fante During the four hour bus ride from Hanoi (Vietnam) to Halong Bay, I glimpsed remnants of the Tet Festival… Continue reading

The plague we suffer

When I used to live in Switzerland there was a couple that accompanied me during my workday commute on the tram. Entering the tram, they were already snuggled within each others arms, forming… Continue reading

Rewrite yourself

En route to Taiwan, I watched a movie called “Ruby Sparks” which was portrayed by Zoe Kazan who also wrote the movie because — according to Wikipedia — she wanted to uncover the… Continue reading

Where is your placenta buried?

Or translated to the Seri language: ni quih zo’ hant ano tiij? This staccato phrase is how a Seri would ask another where they were born because before the advent of hospital births,… Continue reading

A letter for you

Dearest Salève, I miss you When I was going through a rough patch with the one I love, you embraced me in your broad, strong shoulders. You let me cry and blew away… Continue reading