Category Archives: Adventures

  1. The Art of Vulnerability: An Army Tale

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    March 2, 2014 by alie

    There are different strands of culture shock. Most common is the rapid adjustment that comes with being uprooted and transported. …
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  2. On surviving high school when your dad’s the teacher.

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    January 23, 2013 by alie

    Commencing High School, where my Dad was the Graphics teacher, I thought I’d be afforded special privileges. After all, the …
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  3. Moving Series, Part 4: Conclusions, becoming a hippy, and why Sarah shouldn’t lift things

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    August 24, 2012 by alie

    Move number 4 of the year is finally complete. Sarah and I are settled in our lovely Eastbourne home and …
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  4. The Moving Series, Part 3: Travels

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    July 20, 2012 by alie

    The other day I had the bizarre experience of being transported to another world. One where the menfolk are as …
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  5. The Moving Series, Part 2: Away We Go

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    July 7, 2012 by alie

    Aww yis! New Zulund, Brew. At least it was the last time I’ll have to fly for a while. I …
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  6. The Moving Series, Part 1: The Perilous Journey North

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    July 4, 2012 by alie

    After two and half months of waiting and planning, Dad finally came to collect us and take us away to the …
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  7. Travel Blog, The Third: Upon My Return

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    April 14, 2012 by alie

    We arose at dumb o’clock on a wintry morning to return to our homeland which, believe it or not, was …
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