This is just a quick note to say that I’m not returning to New Zealand on Friday as planned. Instead, I’m spending the summer right here in Paris. (Well the next six weeks at least.) I’ve picked up an enormous contract that requires me to write approximately 100,000 words in the next 48 days. I ummed and aahed about what to do: return to New Zealand, in doing so lose two days flying and another five days in Singapore hanging with Sheida, or stick around here in this apartment and get the work done. Paris vs Auckland. Summer vs winter.Click to Continue!