In transit: in the waiting room

Oslo 15 February 2017 When is it too late to let someone (strangers around a communal waiting room table) know you speak their language? Been sitting next to a French couple and I'm sure they wouldn't have discussed some of the things they have - [...]

2018-11-13T07:17:44+01:0015 February 2017|Idle musings, Real-time|

In transit: Syria without war is the dream destination

Camp Sounio, Greece 16 September 2016 Camp Sounio I've been teaching conversational English today. And hearing stories of the dreaded crossing from Turkey in little dinghies, filled to the brim and then some. About having to stand up in the boat during rogue waves, while [...]

2018-11-13T07:16:28+01:0016 September 2016|Greece, People you meet, Real-time|