Category: Wanderlust

The Long Way

There are many ways to London. Visiting Northern Ireland for my friends Phil and Esther’s wedding, I found myself with a day to get from the cottages where we staying in Newtownards down to London to visit my cousin Eric and some other friends from Bangladesh. I love trains and given the choice, I always […]

the story

Terry Pratchett says that “People think that stories are shaped by people. In fact, it’s the other way around.” I’ve been thinking a lot about stories. There’s a story that wants to be told; the triumph of the underdog, discovery of the unknown or finding of hidden treasure. I love stories but I think they are […]

Chotto Mach

Bangladeshi’s love fish. I can’t really emphasize that enough. I mean I love food, but there’s other things I think about. In Bangladesh sometimes it seems like the only to think about. Rice and lentils are the staple and on special occasions you get to eat meat as well. It’s becoming less common, but you […]