Stories & Poetry

TGU: The Great Unknown

TGU: The Great Unknown

I couldn’t help but think of a photo I had taken some months ago, when first arriving in Melbourne. I unexpectedly took it one Sunday afternoon, whilst walking over the Yarra River bridge. I had recently sold off my entire life and had moved to a new country. I was...

The Toe Tap: The Art of Muay Thai

The Toe Tap: The Art of Muay Thai

I’ve been thinking about my year of travel lately (March 2018 – April 2019). I’ve realized there are many unspoken words and unshared experiences that still sit with me. Stories that I feel need to somehow be recorded to try and preserve these precious memories. A few...

Perfectly Bagan: The Land of Childlike Wonder

Perfectly Bagan: The Land of Childlike Wonder

Perfectly Bagan: The Land of Childlike Wonder I’m thinking of a title to best describe my first experience of Myanmar. Buddhist temples and hot air balloons were the original catalysts in mind, urging me to visit this ancient country. And before I knew it I found...

Moments in Time: Lessons Learned on the Wakatobi Islands

Moments in Time: Lessons Learned on the Wakatobi Islands

Moments in Time: Lessons Learned on the Wakatobi Islands It's 5.45am on Sunday morning, the 29th of July 2018. I woke up to an unfamiliar rocking in my bed. A strange rumbling and vibration sent me into overwhelm. "What's going on?" I asked myself in disbelief. Could...