Put The Needle On It: a Self-Indulgent Post About Life as a Gay Man in the 21st Century Thinly Veiled as a Review of Dannii Minogue’s Neon Nights

I recently watched a great video from a breadtuber about how he realised he was bisexual, which made me ponder my own journey to discovering my sexuality. I never did the big coming out thing – I told friends pretty early on, and updated my family on the information once I started dating a man. … Continue reading Put The Needle On It: a Self-Indulgent Post About Life as a Gay Man in the 21st Century Thinly Veiled as a Review of Dannii Minogue’s Neon Nights

Falando Português: Does Moving Abroad Make Language Acquisition Easier?

“Tô tão sozinho, Sozinho mesmo, Meu único amigo, É um cachorro de pelucia Moro em Lisboa, Mas não gosto de Lisboa, Quero uma nova vida No Peru, na Indonésia ou na Grécia – ‘Um Fado’ de Ian R Close Above is a fado I created to describe loneliness and dreams of where I would like … Continue reading Falando Português: Does Moving Abroad Make Language Acquisition Easier?

Gentrification and you: how to be a great addition to your new community

Oh hey! So you’re moving to a new city because it’s cheap and you want some money that isn’t going to a landlord or cereal café? Nice. You are one of thousands of young people making the, admittedly sensible, decision to abandon overpriced cities for life as the Monarch of Ubud. Sadly, I have some … Continue reading Gentrification and you: how to be a great addition to your new community