May 2008

Time travel

Two brief items about time and my recently completed circumnavigation. For years, my timepiece of choice has been the Citizen Skyhawk. It’s a solar-powered marvel,… Read More »Time travel

In Oxford

I’m blogging from a Starbucks in Oxford, grimacing at the expense of the T-Mobile WiFi. Never mind. Herewith a random collection of observations about the… Read More »In Oxford


This is an interesting trip for airports. At Beijing, I arrived and departed through the extraordinary new Terminal 3. I only saw Singapore from the… Read More »Airports