May 2011

Wealthy writer

My $10,000 Writing, Travelling and Dreaming Bonus

Ultimate proof that it pays to dream and it pays to keep working towards your dream. This story will inspire writers, travellers and dreamers to keep doing what

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Travel stories blog hitchhiking Paris

What Looks Like French Bread But Isn’t?

What springs to mind when you think of France? The Eiffel Tower? Frogs legs? A French man on a bike with a beret on his head and a baguette tucked under

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Storytelling tips

3 Unmissable Storytelling Tips to Captivate Your Readers

Darren LaCroix, the 2001 World Champion of Public Speaking, says we use stories to make our point (or lessons) more memorable. People learn from stories which

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Eastern Blogger Western Blogger Chinese travel blog story

The Western Blogger and the Eastern Blogger

Dear Long, It was great to meet you and your lovely wife and daughter, Mei-Lee and Mei-Hua, during my trip to Shanghai. I can’t believe it was a year ago.

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England travel stories

A Trip Back in Time to England in Spring

I don’t get jet-lag. First up it sounds pretentious – I’m a real traveller, not part of the namby pamby jetset crowd. Secondly I’m too young, vibrant and energetic

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