Some nice coverage of Jashanmal Quarterly on Stack Magazine’s blog today. Also kudos to Steven at Gym Class Magazine for the help on the specs side. Working on issue 2 now which will be focusing on independent magazines – that will be out around Christmas.
Dean Barrett – The Go Go Dancer Who Stole my Viagra and Other Stories Jack Reynolds – A Woman of Bangkok Laurence Rees – The Dark Charisma of Hitler John Berendt – The City of Falling Angels John Burdett – Bangkok Noir Warren Olson – Confessions of a Bangkok Private Eye Rainer Maria Rilke – Letters to a Young Poet Rolf Dobelli – The Art of Thinking Clearly Marco Polo – The Travels of Marco Polo
The final (well, we with me as editor) issue of Open Skies is out next week, and sees a cover story about an eccentric art dealer in New Mexico who buried $1 million worth of treasure in the countryside, which has predictably resulted in hordes of treasure hunters scouring the wilds of New Mexico looking for the booty. If you want to check out some of our other covers, you can find them here. I am off to Thailand […]
James Salter – Light Years Robert Stone – Dog Soldiers Jason Wilson – The Best American Travel Writing 2012 Philip Roth – The CounterLife Lidia Davis – Collected Stories James Salter – Burning The Days James Ellroy – American Tabloid Lawrence Osborne – Bangkok Days Jaron Lanier – You are not a Gadget
It’s out, and it’s selling well. Thanks to all who bought a copy. There are literally 5 copies left, so if you want one, you will probably have to order it this week. Issue 3 is nearly ready and will focus on Kathmandu – that will be out in October.
Jason Wilson - The Best American Travel Writing 2012 Philip Roth – The CounterLife Richard McGregor – The Party Roy Baumeister & John Tierney – Willpower David MacMillan - Escape Lawrence Osborne – The Wet and The Dry Michael Lent - Breakfast With Sharks Michael Houellbecq – Platform William Sparrow – Bangkok Daze
After a long break, I am back behind the DJ booth every Monday at Media One. A Mad Men themed night, there are two free drinks for men, and it goes from 6pm – 10pm. There are also some great whiskey sours for Dh28, and the bar staff (who were voted second best behind Cavalli in a recent awards event) really know their stuff. I will be playing everything from Donald Byrd to Kyoto Jazz Massive – you can check […]