After fifteen years under house arrest, Burma’s first lady of democracy, Aung San Suu Kyi walks free. The grace and beauty of the moment are both moving and momentous on a world scale to witness.
As October makes its thundery and grey way in we are packing to return to England for the two month wet season. Leaving the business, the building the family always makes me anxious and the weeks before we leave are consumed with making everything shipshape and water tight. That means this year ripping off the […]
“Little darling, it seems like years since it’s been clear Here comes the rain, here comes the rain, and I say it’s all right It’s all right” (Beatles-esque humming optional) Here in Jungle Town, the monsoon is fast approaching, its arrival heralded by darkening afternoon skies and thunderous early evening tropical downpours. The approaching wetness […]