LIFE

Insights from a street performer in Paris

Stop! Watch me! i’m good! That’s how I’d started my show for years all over the world. I didn’t see any reason why it wouldn’t work in Paris. Well, actually, the point is that the line doesn’t work, which is what […]

Stories

HIV Stricken in Paris

On November 2011, I disburdened myself of possessions, job and lifestyle to seek adventure and purpose –an impulsive decision after months of depression. Stuffing the last remains of what belongings and old life remained into […]

Stories

Surviving the helicopter crash

It was a beautiful autumn morning in North Central NSW, Australia. From the air the land looked like a patchwork quilt with different shades of green and brown. Through the low-lying mountains ran a small […]

Issue 13

THE ECONOMICS OF A STREET PERFORMER

For anyone other than airplane staff, who manage to seem absurdly cheery wherever they are, adapting to working in a new country can be daunting. This has been no less so for me, as a […]