I’m mainly interested in writing about Japan, as well as the quirkier side of underground culture in SE Asia. The links below are to to specific pieces I have written elsewhere on the web. Please contact me at email@example.com if you would like to collaborate. (I will consider sponsored content as long as it is relevant.)
DAZED: Witnessing a Yakuza show of strength in Tokyo
DAZED: Menkake Gyoretsu – Japan’s Grotesque Mask Procession
DAZED: Gotokuji – Tokyo’s Cat Temple
DAZED: Visiting an ancient Japanese cross-dressing festival
DAZED: The Japanese arcade built to look like Kowloon Walled City
DAZED: Underground Chicano culture in Japan
DAZED: Ten alternative art galleries to seek out in Tokyo
DAZED: What the hell has happened to Tokyo’s fashion subcultures?
DAZED: How surgical masks became a fashion statement
DAZED: Reporting from the Kanamara Penis Festival, Kawasaki, Japan.
DAZED: Exploring an abandoned (and haunted) theme park in Indonesia
DAZED: Christiania / The Danish state with a history of bikers, drugs & violence
DAZED: The spirit-chasing, cross-dressing men of outer Tokyo
New Mandala: Indonesia’s Yadnya Kasada Festival
BBC: Takuhiro’s Shoes
BBC: Audio Postcard from Tokyo
easyJet Traveller: The growth of manga in Europe (contributor)
KING KONG: Sex in Japan
KING KONG: Fill Every Space. Urban Planning in Japan.
STYLUS: Japan Food Trends – Foodex 2016. (Private Report)
ACCLAIM: Disposable Memories
ACCLAIM: Justin Egli photographs Fukuoka City
Wanderlust Magazine: The World’s Lamest Gyms
Wanderlust Magazine: How My Father Inspired me to Travel
Wanderlust Magazine: The Wanderlust Guide to the Best of Japan
Wanderlust Magazine: The Manga Man of Shimokita
ANA: Social Media Collaboration
Tokyo Weekender: Daikoku Matsuri
Tokyo Weekender: Shinji Ohmaki, Memorial Rebirth
Viator: Becoming a Ninja for the Day in Tokyo
Digitiser: Living in Japan and why it isn’t as weird as people think (OK, it’s a bit weird)
Tokyo Art Beat: Apichatpong Weerasethakul – Fever Room
Tokyo Art Beat: N.S. Harsha – Charming Journey
Tokyo Art Beat: The Bhutan Exhibition – Hint to Happiness
Tokyo Art Beat: Tokyo Sticker Bombing
Tokyo Art Beat: Asuna & The Sound of Art
Tokyo Art Beat: Trans Arts Tokyo 2013
Tokyo Art Beat: Tsuyoshi Hisakado, Composing Chaos
Tokyo Art Beat: David Lynch – In Heaven, Everything is Fine.
Tokyo Art Beat: Hello, My Name is Skywhale.
Tokyo Metro: Advertising Campaign (collaboration / social media)
Tokyo Cheapo: Unique Ramen You Have to Try in Tokyo
Tokyo Cheapo: Showa-Style Coffee Shops in Tokyo
Tokyo Cheapo: Best Winter Activities in Japan on a Budget
Don’t Stop Living: The Top Northern Irish Travel Blogs
Live Less Ordinary: Riad Star, Marrakech, Morocco
Live Less Ordinary: Dwarika’s Hotel, Kathmandu, Nepal
Live Less Ordinary: Dalai-La Boutique Hotel, Kathmandu, Nepal
Live Less Ordinary: Maduzi Hotel, Bangkok, Thailand
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