Category Archives: Breakfast Under the Bodhi Tree

Walls of Hue, Viet Nam

Much has been happening in the past couple of months, but you wouldn’t know it by visiting my blog. I’ve been terribly remiss with posting here. Back at the end of March, stage two of BluePrintReview’s “instan/ce(s)” went live. Many thanks … Continue reading

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More News about Breakfast Under the Bodhi Tree

For those who’ve been wondering what breakfast under the bodhi tree looks like, I’m pleased to announce that Prism International has published some of my  photos on their website. The photos accompany my essay Breakfast Under the Bodhi Tree, which appears in Prism‘s … Continue reading

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Kitchen Gods under the Bodhi Tree

This is the wall surrounding the altar at the foot of our bodhi tree, of which a small section of the trunk is visible to the left. All those small rectangles on the top of the wall are kitchen god … Continue reading

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Breakfast Under the Bodhi Tree

Anyone who has been following me on this blog or on Twitter knows that I’ve been working on my book Breakfast Under the Bodhi Tree, about travelling and living in Viet Nam, for some time now. Several of the essays … Continue reading

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Good News Comes in Threes

It’s been an exciting week. Today, I had the temporary cast for my fractured radius removed and a new one put on. It’ll be another five weeks of struggling to do the simplest things, like buttoning my jeans, opening bottles … Continue reading

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The Next Big Thing: Breakfast under the Bodhi Tree

The Next Big Thing is a blogging meme conceived by She Writes. NBG gives authors an opportunity to discuss their next book, whether it has been accepted for publication, will be self-published, or is still a work in progress. My thanks … Continue reading

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Flood Season

Issue 16 of gorgeous international lit mag Asian Cha is now out, and I’m thrilled to have my non-fiction piece,  Flood Season, in their pages! On March 15, I had the honour of reading Flood Season at the Yellow Door Coffeehouse  in … Continue reading

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Days Like This

Pleased to announce that my personal essay, Days like This, has been published by Pure Slush. “I was almost asleep when a vague change in the shadows made me open my eyes…” Curious? Click the link to read the rest! Warning: not for … Continue reading

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