While I was born and raised in San
Francisco California, this site will provide background on my life and
work experience in Southeast Asia which has been my home for 30 years.
Actually I have worked all over Southeast Asia. After
spending a short time in the USA, having found that it's hard to become
domesticated again after spending so much time overseas. I will also never again complain about the heat in tropical
Southeast Asia after spending so much time in the deserts of the Middle
To keep up with current events in Southeast Asia, I prefer the
following news links.
If you want unfiltered news go to Black Listed News.
The weather if I can find a place that is 70F
year around I am moving there.
Salem Weather Information
And my favorite city of residence.
Weather Bangkok Thailand Forecast
information and photos taken by me while I was growing up in San
Check out the photos of
Incident Map Global Conflict
The above link lists conflicts, incidents
worldwide and is updated every 360 seconds. This section is
Another way I may be contacted is calling
or sending a SMS to my Satellite Phone at while I am working on
The pictures below were taken in 1997. You will find more recent
pictures at Paul's Page .
International calling access from the USA the number is
011: When calling while I am in
In the U.S.A.
I may be reached at:
The stories are just some things that have
happened to me over the years in no particular order. I am just
putting them down as I happen to think of them and have the time
to actually write them down.
I will also be adding new photos as the
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