A new voice for the blog. Meet Humzah.

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January 22, 2015

I’m really pleased today to introduce a new contributor to the blog. Humzah is a young Gay man living in Pakistan. Having Humzah on board adds a new perspective to the blog that many of us have never seen before. I hope you will welcome him just as much as you have supported me. Gay Life in Pakistan Hi, I’m from Pakistan and recently asked Shannon if I could write…

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STRAYA!

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January 15, 2015

With Australia Day fast approaching it’s good to be home! Despite the moments that make me want to scream, kids in detention, racism, homophobia and other stupid shit Aussies do I still love coming home. I haven’t been anywhere in the world yet that can top Australia. Blog this! Recommend on Facebook Share via MySpace share via Reddit Tumblr it Tweet about it Subscribe to the comments on this post

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That post adventure comedown.

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January 12, 2015

I have been back in Australia now for a month and I’m starting to settle back in but I find after every big adventure there is a come down, it happened after sailing too. It’s that feeling you get when you return home and things start to go back to the way they were before you set off. You might know what I mean, it’s that “parties over” kind of…

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Les Fêtes des Lumières

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December 9, 2014

Completely by accident I picked the weekend of Les Fêtes des Lumières to visit my friend in Lyon, as it turns out it is one of the most awesome times of the year to be here. Les Fêtes des Lumières differs from other festivals like Whitenight as it has a history that goes back to the time of the Plague in Europe. The uniquely Lyonnaise tradition requires that each house in…

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