I am a researcher in bionanotechnology currently living and working in Tokyo. I moved out here four and a half years ago, against my better judgement but in search of adventure. It has certainly been an adventure and not one I would have missed for the world, but now I am preparing to head back to the UK where I will be retraining as a designer.
This blog used to just be for opinionated rambling. Now it is for updates as I pay forward people's support for my attempts to retrain with random acts of kindness... and indulge in opinionated rambling.
All the artwork by Nell on this site is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 2.0 UK: England & Wales License.
Monthly Archives: January 2009
Wow. What a fantastic birthday weekend Thanks folks. Here are a few photos of the truly amazing birthday cake Beteheru made me. The photos just don’t do it justice. Individually crafted grains of rice?! Someone needs a hobby… It may … Continue reading
Today I handed in my notice for work (March 19th) and also my house (March 21st). It made it all seem very real. I’ve also been sorting out banking stuff for here while I’m away. It’s been a bit of … Continue reading
I have been told that I should post every day, mind you; I have also been told that I am like a strange combination of Will Self and Steven Fry. All this goes to show is that you shouldn’t believe … Continue reading