My Chinese friend

This is chapter 33 of my Tibet memoir in which I make friends with a Chinese guy who’s English was not only self-taught but it was a lot better than many native speakers.

One of Sir Woo’s visitors stood out …

Living with Tibetans

This is chapter 33 from my Tibetan memoir, in which I manage to avoid the law (and the backpackers) and stay with local Tibetans…

Although the Import Export people didn’t give me a job everything started happening at once. Life …

A double life in Lhasa

This is chapter 30 from my Tibet memoir in which I make the transition from a debauched life in Lhasa and head into the mountains… 

What followed was a nightmare. I could hardly control my feelings of panic and confusion; …