Category: Spain

Thailand is different

  Bangkok. Una de la tarde. Un día laborable cualquiera. Excepto por el hecho de que estoy sentada en una mesa en Dean & Deluca y llevo aquí dos horas trabajando y bebiendo café. Hay un simulacro de incendio programado en la oficina y nos recomiendan que salgamos mientras funcionan los ascensores, para evitar tener que bajar andando a cuarenta… Read more →

Monday blues

Monday. A new week starts after being sick for many days, unable to sleep due to this persistent cold I carried with me from Spain. My arrivals to Bangkok are always hard as it usually takes me 24 hours to get here from Spain and I can see my body is not so good as it once was at handling… Read more →

The expat dilemma

It is winter in Alicante and the light goes off around 6 pm, even earlier than in Bangkok, taking away from us the magnificent view of the blue sea and sky that surrounds and soothes me during the day. It is now dark and I write wearing a thick sweater, wrapped in blankets, the only way I have found to… Read more →