Anyone for Snake? Cooking for One in Southeast Asia

‘And then’ he said, ‘we have snake’. I swear I heard somebody gasp in horror at the back of the group in that moment, and the rest of us simply looked at each other as if to say ‘shit, did he really just say we’re going to eat snake?’. In our shared, silent shock, he…

Portrait Drawing of a Boy in Laos

I’ve been struggling to write – or do anything – lately, so I thought I’d pick up a pencil instead. I’m no artist, I know, but I’ve always found drawing relaxing, ever since I was a little girl, so why not? This is a boy I captured with my Canon camera in Laos, close by…