Michael and Meri’s Wedding

I met my friends Michael and Meri when we were all working together in the insane metropolis that is Shanghai. They were part of a select group of people who helped me retain my sanity. We went to parties and dive bars, ate a lot of hotpot, played poker for a packet of unwanted decaf … Continue reading


I didn’t actually watch the Royal Wedding, but I did go to a British ‘boaters and blazers’ themed picnic the next day to celebrate it (at Shanghai Sculpture Park). We ate strawberries and cucumber sandwiches and drank Pimms. There were in fact two weddings taking place in the park at the time, which meant we … Continue reading