Everwhere and Nowhere
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Chapter 3: An Introduction to Wandering
There's a fundamental difference between wandering and touring. One has a goal. A destination. An itinary and an aim. The other? Well it's more about wonder...
a master wanderer is everywhere and nowhere
& i have brushed shoulders with a master.
now he follows me.
unsubstantial, i can no longer touch his body
yet he is a whisper not a memory
filling the dark nights
he is still telling me lies
his phantom breath caressing my neck
everywhere and nowhere
My first taste of travel in developing countries was not so adventurous as my advance thru
[my mother wasn't buying any of my protestations to caution at the time of course, but she would soon learn that my trip from Bali to Bangkok was only the beginning of her descent into the realm of "Why i should never have had children" mantra chanting. It is a child's destiny to destroy its parent's piece of mind. ]