The fabulous playwright and actor, Alan Bennett, is famously known for shunning after show parties and other such events, saying in his Yorkshire accent, “I’d rather go home and have a poached egg.” Now, I don’t want to sound ungrateful or anything, but it seems to me that the luckier I become and the more … More Would I have preferred a poached egg?
I write this on the upper deck of a Malaysia Airlines A380 heading back to Kuala Lumpur after three productive weeks in London. As usual I leave with mixed feelings. A year in to our ‘empty nest posting’ I’m still surprised how I have ended up living between worlds. I thought that I’d spend more … More a life in my suitcase
I’d only been in KL six weeks before I got my second plane out of central Malaysia. The first time, if you remember, was our trip to Kuching and Miri in Sarawak, less than a month ago. This time, as I explained on my last blog, it was to abandon Ian on the day we … More A great reason to live in Kuala Lumpur