I Nomad

ramblings from a global nomad

Growing up in Asia, and for the most part in Jakarta in the 1970’s, I’ve developed this minor dislike of large cities. Jakarta in the 70’s had a population of around 4 million. There was no Jalan Tol (highway you pay to use) or super mega shopping malls. We lived what was then still more …

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It has been a few years since that day – or I should say days, since a Balinese wedding spans a few days. Eat your hear out girls – my wedding spanned almost a whole week! December 9th 2012 my daughter and I were on the way from our home in Germany to Frankfurt to …

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To be or not to be………?  For most humans on our dear planet Earth obtaining a current legal copy of their birth certificate is simple. For me it has been an ongoing odyssey like an arcade game where you might have many lives, but the dreadful GAME OVER keeps filling your screen because of one silly …

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