Posted in January 2012

Arrival: Night Glow

Arrival: Night Glow

We are here, but I’m not sure what “here” means. On the surface, Singapore is all the things everyone says—orderly, new, wealthy, tropical—but we don’t know this place yet. I have no sense of it, except that nothing feels difficult. Is that good or bad? This feeling of ease is a personal blessing at the … Continue reading

Happy Lunar New Year!

Happy Lunar New Year!

It’s a national holiday in Singapore today—and it’s also my son Nick’s birthday. We’re celebrating in all sorts of ways, because the dragon is a symbol of power, and it’s quite lucky for one’s birthday to fall on the first day of the Year of the Dragon, as Nick’s does this year. (Of course, he … Continue reading

Coming Soon…

Coming Soon…

My family and I leave for Singapore on January 28—in less than two weeks! Look to this space after the 28th to follow our adventures.