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ANOTHER SPECIAL DAY ON BALI – WHERE ELSE

ANOTHER SPECIAL DAY ON BALI – WHERE ELSE? SATURDAY 7th AUGUST Every day is special here. Today even more so than other days. How come? Well, for a start, it is Kajeng Kliwon, a magically powerful day that comes round every fifteenth day, with elaborate offerings, including fiery coconut husks at the gate to keep […]

DISPATCH FROM THE ISLAND OF THE GODS

DISPATCH FROM THE ISLAND OF THE GODS SATURDAY JULY 31ST 2021 Download PDF HERE   Heavenly day, breezy, scattered cloud, sunshine; one might be on the South Downs with a warm south-westerly blowing, striding over the Long Man at Wilmington, down to the Sussex Ox in the fields by Alfriston. Lovely neighbourly grass-widow informed me […]

PENISTANDING KELOD UBUD BALI

PENISTANDING KELOD UBUD BALI SATURDAY 24TH JULY 2021 Download PDF HERE   Special day today albeit still in lock-down, in, out or up – even may be away – and no HASH run. Word is they’ll let us out tomorrow. Then what? On verra. Dunno about you lot, but I now have a plastic Sertifikat […]

THE EDGE OF A BLACKBIRD’S WING

THE EDGE OF A BLACKBIRD’S WING BHHH II Saturday 17/7 Download PDF HERE   Glorious picture of a blackbird received yesterday from a Frog correspondent with superimposed arrow and caption reading thus: bord-d’aile de merle Be it known that YWGMH is known throughout the Land of the Frog Eaters as Monsieur Bordel de Merde. And, […]

STILL IN LOCKDOWN BUT COULD BE WORSE

STILL IN LOCKDOWN BUT COULD BE WORSE SATURDAY JULY 10 2021 Download PDF HERE   Ah mes grenouilles, point de , hélas. Who now recalls that pheelthiest of phrogges – marvellous chap – M. Christian Laroque of Jakarta HASH? I attended at least two two two of his Bastille Day extravaganzas when he wheeled out […]