“Nomadism”, “Drifting” or just hustling without a label

August 14, 2016

While living outside of my “home country” many people ask me what do I actually do there. People always like to give titles, and talking to somebody actually means juggling with different badges and keywords. Sometimes however It’s actually pretty difficult to explain to some people what you are actually doing somewhere, especially if there is many reasons for you to be there and none of them is  the very…


Scholarshipping: The art of getting in and around penniless.

July 28, 2016

According to urban dictionary Scholarshipping can be defined as: ”The act of looking at a scholarship website and praying that something applicable will turn up. then mailing out countless applications in hopes that someone else will be kind enough to pay your substantial college debts for you“ It’s clearly north American since in normal countries you don’t really have to pay for school or anything like that. It’s bad enough…


Free-Russian-Food restaurant in Beijing

black mamba and me
June 17, 2016

If you are looking for some cheap food in China then it’s actually nothing hard, but finding some “normal” western food (especially something edible and in nice atmosphere) may already present a challenge.   No surprise, for me it actually WAS a challenge until I started hanging out in the Russian district of Beijing. It all started when a Russian acquaintance of mine once asked me if I want to…