Practical Paradise

March 12, 2012

Greasy Cogs Make for Easy Life

By Richard Boughton It’s that time again – for me, anyway. Time to renew the old KITAS and sign up – Read More...
March 5, 2012

Hung Up on Upwardly Mobile

By Richard Boughton My wife has developed a shocking appendage on her left hand. It is red, rectangular and about – Read More...
February 13, 2012

Making a Holy Show of Themselves

By Richard Boughton Here we go again, folks. It’s the story that will not die. The sad epic saga of – Read More...
February 6, 2012

Careful What You Wish For

By Richard Boughton “I like babies,” the waitress said. “I like them a lot. I want to have the baby – Read More...
January 23, 2012

It’s the End of the World. No, Really

By Richard Boughton Newspaper writers and editors – and especially copy editors (an inimical breed of their own) – are – Read More...
January 16, 2012

Indonesia’s High Noon Approaches

By Richard Boughton In his latest novel, 11/22/63, Stephen King wonders what might have happened had John F. Kennedy been – Read More...
January 9, 2012

Out in the Cold

By Richard Boughton Having a cold in Bali is not fun. I’m not saying that having a cold anywhere is – Read More...
January 2, 2012

CSI – The Bali Version

By Richard Boughton A reader of this column writes to share the following story. Some money was stolen from a – Read More...
December 19, 2011

On the Same Path

By Richard Boughton Recently I received an email from a man who lives near the small town of Sandy, Oregon, – Read More...
December 12, 2011

Our Liberty Going Up in Smoke

By Richard Boughton You’ve got to be kidding me. A no-smoking law passed in Bali? It can’t be, and yet – Read More...
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