Originally the diary of 4 months spent in Antarctica working as a documentary film sound recordist, this blog has evolved into an online repository for the thoughts, travels and trivia of the writer Richard Fleming. For McMurdo Station, Antarctica, and polar exploration, see August through December of '06. Currently you are likely to find in these pages chronicles of my actual and literary meanderings, as well as notes on my many other passions. Also, did I mention I wrote a book?
Boy, do I feel like I'm on the wrong continent...
I emerged from six days in the Vietnamese jungle only to discover that most of the Arab world suddenly, urgently, wants to update its political structures.