Train Ride: Episode 6 – Culture

This was the day. This was supposed to be a day when everyone sees our capital and we would proudly await amusement on their faces, but no. It was just another place to go when we needed a break. Nine-thirty in the morning and we were already at the stop, twenty kilometers away from Riga. We had some public transport rented and we awaited the … Continue reading Train Ride: Episode 6 – Culture

Train Ride: Episode 5 – Music

Three. Three was the exact number of hours I spent sleeping while day changed from one to another. God, it felt painful to walk around half awake and half asleep. I was about to give away anything for a few more hours under the blankets and somewhere deep into the bed. Another poor man’s dream, if sleep would define our place in society. Nevertheless, coffee … Continue reading Train Ride: Episode 5 – Music

Train Ride: Episode 4 – Movement

“To start understanding zombies, one must become a zombie” was the thing I learned the hard way, literally. Reminding myself what is a hangover after months of absence from booze. It gave me pleasure to laugh about half dead people in the mornings but becoming one was less funny to me. Not that I stayed in that state long enough to acknowledge something new, no … Continue reading Train Ride: Episode 4 – Movement