A Pryor Life

J. J. Pryor
Keep up with my weekly essays and have a humourous little taste of my wacky life abroad in Asia. Also, I am definitely not a lizard person.
Created 23 May 2020
  • A Pryor Life #40: She stole my photo
    05 Nov 2021 • 2 min read • 15 2
    Go fetch - Ghostbusters style I walked into Taiwan’s version of the DMV yesterday to a pleasant surprise. My license had expired over half a decade ago so I wasn’t quite sure they’d let me renew it. B...
  • A Pryor Life #39: Something hilariously awesome happened this week
    15 Oct 2021 • 2 min read • 5 4
    Nice view on the left? So I went camping down south last weekend and had a blast. I rented a scooter, roamed around paths untouched for years, and went river tracing up random trails. I even took a sc...
  • A Pryor Life #38: I literally love lazy camping
    07 Oct 2021 • 3 min read • 8 8
    A pretty boulevard near here I can finally escape my city! I’d be lying to you if I didn’t say the last 6 months were the most monotonous boring escapadeless days of my many ex-pat years. First, there...
  • A Pryor Life #37
    26 Sep 2021 • 1 min read • 10 0
    My favorite pic this week from downtown. Things I did this week: Walked 50 kilometers Biked 10 kilometers Lifted weights 4 times Ate McDonalds for the first time in 4 months. Instantly regretted eatin...
  • The Really Fun Thing About Writing
    18 Sep 2021 • 4 min read • 9 5
    Gotham City near my house Thanks to another one of Facebook’s annoying features, I realized I moved back to Taiwan two years ago this weekend. Scary how time flies in a shitty pandemic. Thanks to Face...
  • Pryor Knowledge #35: Did you get your microchip yet?
    08 Sep 2021 • 2 min read • 13 4
    Hey peeps, I finally, finally, finally was able to get my first shot today (they were unavailable here for a very long time). You can see the pseudo-evidence in the above picture in case you don’t bel...
  • Pryor Knowledge #34:
    03 Sep 2021 • 3 min read • 1 6
    September is here and that means only one thing. A small but incredibly important point which likely draws as much meaning for you, the readers of my glorious wordlings, as it does for me, the crafter...
  • The Naming Results Are In!
    26 Aug 2021 • 3 min read • 6 0
    I drew this for an old humor article about Al Gore. Me talented, I know. Hey peeps, I can’t believe the number of comments and suggestions from last week’s post on what to name this little newsletter ...
  • WTFact #32: I Could Use Your Advice
    18 Aug 2021 • 2 min read • 4 22
    Hey peeps, I’ve come to a realization this week. An understanding of a topic tremendously dear to me, and perhaps, to you too. It’s not something I take lightly. In fact, I deemed it so groundbreaking...
  • WTFact #31: How to help Spotify ruin your sleep forever
    11 Aug 2021 • 1 min read • 2 2
    Sleep has been an elusive beast in my adult years. “Early to bed and early to rise makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise,” they say. I suppose I might be living proof of the opposite effect. But whoe...
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