2 Minutes in Macau

Macau is a region on the south coast of China with an impressive mix of landmarks, malls, casinos and cultural influences

Racist On A Plane

An extra open seat, some fantastic in-flight movies and racism free of charge!

The State That I’m In

I started telling her my backstory. How I stumbled into this industry from a double liberal arts degree. How I moved to California on a whim, because of some obtuse connection between a tech company and a hidden strand of thematic pulp from my Honors Thesis. How I still loved California, had a lease on an apartment, and really missed being in a place where the concept of a burrito had been fully fleshed out, deconstructed, and rebuilt anew. I told her about how I was only supposed to be in Dublin for 1 year, and then – “You met a girl,” she interjected.

From Berlin to Chongqing

Marten talks about his acclimation and adventures in a foreign place which quickly became an unexpected home away from home. 

Understanding What Happened Here

Since living here, I have learned that is extremely hard to wrap my head around what exactly happened here, and I am not sure if I ever will.