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Ecuador 2014

Amazon, Galapagos, Andes. The gluttonous second big trip of the year.

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D'Angelo

Something special just happened. A soul legend just released his third album. After a fourteen year wait.

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Rut

Finally making my way to Richmond Park to gander at the sex acts of deer.

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India 2014

Leopards, tigers, snow leopards. And other amazing things. Sri Lanka and India, 31st January to 15th March 2014. Best trip ever.

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Shorts

At the start of the year I set myself a goal; to find my way into Popshot, The Alarmist, and Structo literary magazines.

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Jordebanbul 2013

Cherries, hummus, olives, la vache qui rit, ruins, temples, mosques, Jorge Luis Borges, bedouin tea, Turkish delight, sunburn, snorkelling, Finding Nemo, sweat, mini buses, desert, Red Sea, Dead Sea, Black Sea, arak, camels, bullet holes, T. E. Lawrence, keffiyeh, salt, and God.

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Bornean Arthropods

A recently advertised volunteer position at the Natural History Museum compelled me to pull out my photos of arthropods from Borneo.

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Ernst Haeckel: My Favourite German

An awful lot of very nice Germans have crossed my path recently and it got me thinking, as these things do, just who is my all-time favourite German?

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Africa 2012

Delta, desert, sunsets, lime-green flip-flops, great white sharks, sand dunes, elephants, waterfalls, termite mounds, mokoros, Malarone, patchwork tan, early mornings, cold mornings, peanut butter, dust, red wine, tents, bucket showers, Goapele, bright orange Casio, ungulates, waterholes, Germans, absent essentials, Tic Tacs, memories, majesty, and happy hippie Zen enlightenment.

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