Sunday, 9th December 2018

Paul Spencer Sochaczewski

Need/Fear Relationship with Nature

Posted on 05. Apr, 2017 by in Environment

Need/Fear Relationship with Nature

WHY DO WE LOVE AND NEED NATURE YET TREAT NATURE SO BADLY? Our yin/yang relationship with the natural world is ancient and deep, and understanding the connection could be key in conservation efforts. SARAWAK, Malaysia I’ve written numerous articles and books about the plight of the Penan tribe in Sarawak — human rights abuses […]

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Uncle Joe and Aunt Anisoara

Posted on 05. Apr, 2017 by in Personal essays

Uncle Joe and Aunt Anisoara

UNCLE JOE AND AUNT ANISOARA Dreaming Eccentric Meets Complicated Sentimentalist CLUJ, Transylvania, Romania The love affair of my uncle and aunt shows us the pitfalls of trying to decipher a relationship. How could I not love an uncle who, when he babysat for me, let me stay up well past my bedtime to watch […]

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Cheng Ho Gardens

Posted on 28. Jul, 2017 by in Personal essays

Cheng Ho Gardens

CHENG HO GARDENS China reveals an imaginative new tactic in its takeover of the South China Sea. NANYANG AUTONOMOUS REGION, China “I’m going to show you our plans.  I trust that you will be discrete with the information.” My host was Horace Wee, chief executive officer of Nanyang, the newest Special Administrative Region of […]

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We vs Them

Posted on 05. Apr, 2017 by in Personal essays

We vs Them

WHEREVER I TRAVEL I’LL REMAIN AN “OUTSIDER” The “we vs them” reality is ancient and universal. BANGKOK, Thailand Since forever, groups of people have recognized the difference between their “own kind” and “outsiders.” In a best case scenario, the welcoming of “other” ideas can be positive — strengthening of the gene pool primarily, also […]

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Negativity Land

Posted on 28. Mar, 2017 by in Golf

Negativity Land

NEGATIVITY LAND Why do we take such delight in golf’s screw-ups instead of the great moments of success? EVERY COURSE, Everywhere A golfer faces more Dark Side moments than Luke Skywalker. We take a morbid delight when golf legends screw up. And we wallow in our own masochistic moments of crash and burn. Why […]

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Launch of Distant Greens – 2nd Edition

Posted on 15. Aug, 2016 by in News and Events

View this email in your browser Announcing a new edition of Paul’s classic exploration of golf: Distant Greens Special ebook launch price of 99 cents through August 22. (paperback also available—see below for ordering information) ISBN: 978-2-940573-23-3 Buy on Kindle US Buy on Kindle UK Distant Greens travels to the highest golf course in the […]

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Launch of Redheads – 3rd Edition

Posted on 13. Jun, 2016 by in News and Events

View this email in your browser Announcing a new edition of Paul’s classic comic eco-thriller Redheads. Special ebook launch price of 99 cents through June 20. (paperback also available—see below for ordering information) ISBN: 978-2-940573-18-9 Buy on Kindle US Buy on Kindle UK Enjoy true Asian tales of folly and greed, ambition, mysticism and dreams … […]

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From Paul Sochaczewski: Launch of Curious Encounters – Southeast Asia

Posted on 01. Mar, 2016 by in News and Events

View this email in your browser Announcing the fifth book in the Curious Encounters of the Human Kind series Special ebook launch price of 99 cents for two weeks Paperback also available ISBN: 978-2-940573-14-1 Buy on Kindle US Buy on Kindle UK May I ask for your help? If you enjoy the books, I would greatly […]

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Announcing Share Your Journey, a handbook to help you write your personal story

Posted on 05. Jan, 2016 by in News and Events

View this email in your browser Announcing Share Your Journey Special ebook launch price of $4.99(through January 11 only) paperback also available Explorer’s Eye Press. Geneva, 2016. ISBN: 978-2-940573-17-2 Buy on Kindle US Buy on Kindle UK May I ask for your help? If you enjoy Share Your Journey, I would greatly appreciate it […]

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Coming up in London: Ghost Stories, Writing Workshop, Start Your Own Country

Posted on 01. Jan, 2016 by in News and Events

View this email in your browser Happy New Year! Thanks for your support in 2015— I wish you good energy and happiness in 2016. I’ll be giving two presentations and a writing workshop. Perhaps of interest? SHARE YOUR JOURNEY Writing Your Personal Story An intensive one-day workshop sponsored by Guardian Masterclass, Kings Cross, London […]

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From Paul Sochaczewski: Launch of Curious Encounters – Himalaya, and one month until launch of Share Your Journey

Posted on 28. Nov, 2015 by in News and Events

View this email in your browser Announcing the third book in the Curious Encounters of the Human Kind series Special ebook price of 99 cents for one week only Paperback also available ISBN: 978-2-940573-08-0 Buy on Kindle US Buy on Kindle UK May I ask for your help? If you enjoy the books, I would greatly appreciate if you […]

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Announcing second new book: Curious Encounters of the Human Kind – Indonesia, and coming soon: Share Your Journey

Posted on 31. Oct, 2015 by in News and Events

View this email in your browser Announcing second book of the Curious Encounters of the Human Kind series Special ebook price of 99 cents for one week only Paperback also available ISBN: 978-2-940573-03-5 Buy on Kindle US Buy on Kindle UK May I ask for your help? If you enjoy the books, I would greatly appreciate if you […]

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Announcing new books: Curious Encounters of the Human Kind and Share Your Journey

Posted on 09. Oct, 2015 by in News and Events

View this email in your browser Announcing launch of new book series Special ebook launch price of 99 cents ISBN: 978-2-940573-00-4 Buy on Kindle US Buy on Kindle UK May I ask for your help? If you enjoy the books, I would greatly appreciate if you could: 1.Share your thoughts with me through […]

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An Inordinate Fondness for Beetles

Posted on 23. Aug, 2012 by in An Inordinate Fondness for Beetles

An Inordinate Fondness for Beetles

An Inordinate Fondness for Beetles Campfire Conversations with Alfred Russel Wallace on People and Nature Based on Common Travel in the Malay Archipelago, The Land of the Orangutan and the Bird of Paradise Explorer’s Eye Press. Geneva. 2017. 454 pages Second edition April 2017 ISBN 978-2-940573-25-7 Description While Alfred Russel Wallace is recognized as co-discoverer […]

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Distant Greens

Posted on 14. May, 2012 by in Distant Greens

Distant Greens

Distant Greens Golf, Life and Surprising Serendipity on and Off the Fairways ISBN: 978-2-940573-23-3 Buy on Amazon US Buy on Amazon UK Description Distant Greens travels to the highest golf course in the world, where breathless Tibetan precepts come face to face with the oxymoron of Indian military intelligence. To a golf course in the Amazon […]

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