Showing posts from January, 2019

New Year, New Blog

It's been a very long time since I've written anything on this blog, but while I had a few minutes I thought I'd just put a note or two down. I'll get back to this with some regularity soon I'm sure.This time last year I was preparing for my trip to Tokyo, packing and getting ready to fly halfway round the world to another culture essentially just to watch a wrestling show. I was optimistic about the new year and what 2018 might hold, but I don't think I could have even imagined what the year ended up being. That Japan trip made a massive impact on me, I've made no secret of that, there's life before Tokyo, and life after Tokyo, and it helped shape 2018 for me.The early solo trips to Turin/Milan and Athens continued my leisurely trek around the cities of Europe, and of course the joys of the summer watching the England football team do so well inthe World Cup, uniting the country behind the national side for the first time in years was fantastic.But the…