I live on a Greek island where I spend my days writing.



  • 5 Quick Questions with Mitzi Kelly

    Quick Questions with Mitzi Kelly

    My schedule for the week stated that Mitzi Kelly would be here on Wednesday. Today is Wednesday so without further ado, here’s my fellow dog lover, Mitzi! Read more

    Posted on 14 September 2011 EXPAT, TRAVEL
  • Travel Light

    Where do you want to be in 6 months time and what do you want in your life by then?Whatever changes you want to make in your life, it’s the decisions you take... Read more

    Posted on 04 September 2011 EXPAT, TRAVEL
  • Connecting People

    A couple of years before I moved to Crete, I left Singapore to travel around Greece for the summer. Eager to get to the islands, I spent less than a day in... Read more

    Posted on 03 September 2011 EXPAT, TRAVEL
  • Ticket to a Memorable Trip

    I’ve been lucky enough to have travelled around the globe and back a couple of time and I’ve (mostly) had a great time doing it. Read more

    Posted on 02 September 2011 EXPAT, TRAVEL
  • If You Don’t Bring It Here, You Won’t Find It Here…

    Don’t Bring Here, Won’t Find Here…

    People who come to Crete to stay for an indefinite period of time, not tourists, come here because they’re searching for something. Read more

    Posted on 01 September 2011 EXPAT, TRAVEL
  • 3 Idea Fountains

    Idea Fountains

    It doesn’t matter who you are or what you do, a fresh idea never hurt anyone. I often stumble upon my best ideas while walking, talking and stalking. Walking I’... Read more

    Posted on 31 August 2011 EXPAT, TRAVEL
  • Change Happens

    Change Happens

    It doesn’t matter if you welcome it with open arms or hide from it under the bed. Like it or not, change happens. It happens all the time, all around us. Read more

    Posted on 30 August 2011 EXPAT, TRAVEL
  • The Pursuit of Wisdom

    Pursuit Wisdom

    Sofia means wisdom. One day, I’d like to live up to my name. Currently, I don’t feel wise. Much like the first draft of a novel, I’m a work in progress. Read more

    Posted on 29 August 2011 EXPAT, TRAVEL
  • Consider Me Gone

    Consider Gone

    I’m here only in the physical sense. Mentally, I’m in Villa Drapanias with Alex and Anna. This is my last weekend with them before they meet my new editor. For... Read more

    Posted on 27 August 2011 EXPAT, TRAVEL
  • The Comfort of Carbs

    Comfort Carbs

    It doesn’t happen very often but sometimes I get a case of the blues for no particular reason. The sun might be shining like a brilliant diamond in the sky,... Read more

    Posted on 24 August 2011 EXPAT, TRAVEL
  • The Perennial Foreigner

    Perennial Foreigner

    In Singapore, I was an “Ang moh”. In Thailand, I was a “Farang”. In Dubai, I was the “Shy Scandinavian Kid living in house No. 2 in Satwa Compound”. Read more

    Posted on 23 August 2011 EXPAT, TRAVEL
  • An “Inspiring” Morning

    “Inspiring” Morning

    A friend of mine asked me what inspires me to write. I told her that life inspires me to scribble down possible story ideas. My life. Read more

    Posted on 21 August 2011 EXPAT, TRAVEL