Monthly Archives: October 2006

God Squad

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Tonight is the night of several large Halloween parties in Taipei. I put some thought and consideration into my costume and I have decided to go as a Mormon missionary – a plague of religious righteousness that has hit Taipei straight out of Salt Lake […]

New Camera

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Last night I bought a new Camera. I have been yearning for a camera with more manual control so I can have a bit more fun creatively. My little Canon Ixy is great, and I can take it everywhere but I do miss taking time […]

Kokuyo

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I just won the ‘Special’ prize in the Kokuyo design award 2006! It’s a Japanese design prize … more details when I know them. Kokuyo 2006 The story of a British Industrial Designer in Taiwan…

Salad

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I just had the best salad i have eaten in about 2 years. I was laughing it tasted so good. I hate myself for it, but I even took a photo. Now it’s time to read again for the next few hours. Salad – the […]

Beached

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And so it begins. Wake up, walk to the cafe, eat, read, have a beer, read, sun bathe, snack, read, walk to a different position, read, have a beer, return to your room, shower, go out, have a beer, read, eat, have a beer, read, […]

Manila

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I arrived yesterday in Manila – capital of the Philippines. It has a pretty shaky reputation as a city, and these fears were well-founded, with endless rows of homeless people scavenging away an existence, laptop dancing bars and smog generating buses. However, perhaps as a […]

Broken Wrist

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Jonny had a crash. Wrist broken. Rather sad, since I am supposed to be diving next week, and my new bike arrives this Thursday. And sitting in the hospital yesterday, I really felt a long way from home! The story of a British Industrial Designer […]