Crowning glory of a great novelist
June 14, 2014 | 04:00 AM
PHUKET: Once a decade, Donna Tartt produces a hefty, great novel. At age 28, she published The Secret History, a murder ...
Last Gasp of a humorist
May 1, 2014 | 07:00 AM
I used to have high hopes for PJ O’Rourke as the Fresh Prince of American Journalism. If Tom Wolfe had invented the New Journal...
Soap suds: A sidelong glance at Thai melodrama
April 30, 2014 | 04:22 PM
PHUKET: Any “farang” who lives with a Thai partner will be familiar, possibly all too familiar, with the rarefied world of t...
Expat Business: Rocket Scientist and Phuket entrepreneur Don Battles tells his story tonight at RPM
April 8, 2014 | 10:16 AM
PHUKET: NASA rocket scientist, farmer, entrepreneur, intellectual and whiskey-drinking former Phuket resident Don Battles will lau...
Phuket Books: Against the machine
March 22, 2014 | 08:00 AM
PHUKET: For me, Thomas Pynchon and Robert Stone are the two best living American writers. Both have recently come out with new n...