Category Archives: Sydney

LA First Impressions After Nearly Three Months Down Under

I flew into LAX this morning from Sydney. I’m struck by: * How good LA smells; * How much less comfortable life is here (diversity means we have little in common so everyone is uncomfortable unless they’re with their tribe); … Continue reading

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What’s The Matter With Men?

New Yorker: What’s the matter with men? Virtual Pilgrim comments: “Luke’s discussion about what men want in terms of relationship and sex compared to what women want Is a totally worldly point of view. There may be some truth underneath … Continue reading

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My Time In Sydney Is Coming To An End

I’ve been walking about 20 kilometers a day since I arrived back January 6.

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Heads Up, California: Sydney Has Figured Out How to Get the Rents Down

From Reason.com: Sydney, Australia, may not be New York or London or Los Angeles, but it’s a big city with a population approaching five million. It’s got more people than the San Francisco area. But unlike San Francisco (or Los … Continue reading

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Running Towards My New Life

This started out as a vacation and it has turned into adulting. I’m spending all of my time setting up my Aussie Medicare, getting an Aussie phone, bank account, tax ID number, Aussie passport, get out my resume, apply for … Continue reading

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