Shanghai — I like to think of me as an explorer of sorts, as some kind of adventurer that goes on clearing out the way for the rest of us, opening up unforeseen paths and finding meaningful patterns where others...
Singapore — It seems to be clearer in the East. Perhaps the old Buddhist mantra about living in the present as a form of liberation might as well have been created as a byproduct of pure necessity. When we live...
Shanghai — —My digital Self is not me. It’s a basic of social psychology: Our non-verbals govern the way people think and feel about us. They communicate volumes and have almost more value than the words we spe...
The most welcoming and candid souls tend to be in places that just came out of a traumatic episode
Wood apple, or Limonia acidissima. A fruit of fragrant tones, rich earthy flavour and muddy palate. Not for sensitive tastebuds.
Got a simple paper kite from a seller at the beach. Brought me back to a place I had forgotten.
Getting ready to spend the next couple of weeks in the field in rural Sri Lanka for some research.
Getting ready to spend the next weeks in the field in rural Sri Lanka. Adventures await us.
Long hikes among tea fields, silent temples, devoted believers and mist.
“The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes.”
Living in the now
Pondering the potential of infinite possibilities. Preparing a talk about the Ghost in the Machine. I hope to inspire them.
The fallacy of digital appearances
Experiencing the thrill of uncharted territories
Morning commute on the way to work. 2 stops. 10 minutes. Coffee as reward on the way out. Just try to avoid rush hour.