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A temple with a view

by Craig Mod

Tsuruoka-shi — The view was good. There isn’t much to crave when sleeping in a temple — a decent futon, reasonably new tatami, a bath. Everything else is icing — great food, and of course, a view. I think this is the first real “view” I’ve had in any temple I’ve stayed at in Japan. I’ve stayed in dozens now. Many have views into gardens, but not into valleys. Inns, perhaps. The inn at Kiri-no-sato Takahara alon...

Today's office, Talks, Ping pong

Readmill talk, with accidental publish

by Craig Mod

Berlin — Hello Dear Subscribers (DS). You may have received a Lorem Ipsum message from me earlier. Apologies. Apologies. This is what happens, DS, when you are demoing a product and forget that things are li...

Today's office, Culture, Coffee

Barefoot Cafe

by Charlie Grosso

Hanoi — I roam around Hanoi on my 125cc motorbike (Sylvia is her name) and alternate cafes for offices. Today’s office is actually called The KAfe. The crowd is a mixture of Vietnamese and expats. The blond w...

Retreats, mountains, Today's office

Pre-publish Banff views

by Craig Mod

Banff — And now post-published. Snow finished, mountains dusted. Clouds lifted. All the trees little matchsticks. A billion pins in rock. Not quite a billion words, but a few million, from this wonderful com...

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