Thailand: the Political Mess

Politics isn’t a subject that I’ve ever brought up on here, but I think that with the crazy mess that’s going on in Thailand it’d be nice to do some talking about that. I try to avoid being political online, whether it be here on my blog, or on Twitter, or Facebook, or anywhere else. […]

Thoughts on Writing Historical Fiction

I’m now a few weeks into writing Shield of Fire (my historical fiction novel about the Persian Wars) and my progress has been very slow- only got to chapter 2? I thought I’d talk a bit about how I’m doing with writing historical fiction. Firstly, I want to write this post because of the highly important reason […]

Traffic Jams- We Just Can’t Solve It, Can We?

Okay, yesterday I just blogged that I hate geometry. I hope you won’t mind another hate post too much. If you’ve ever been to Bangkok, you’ll notice that whenever you’re on a street, chances are that you’ll meet…a traffic jam. And by the way, before we go any further, why do they call traffic jams ‘jam’? […]