A life was ended

I heard some shouts and went out onto the balcony to see what the noise was all about. A crowd had gathered at the crossroad to my right. In ‘my’ street, like in every street in Phnom Penh, it’s normal for people to just hang around, but now more neighbors than usual were loitering at […]

The Interview

It was about 10 o’clock in the morning and I was wandering through a shopping mall in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. The malls are air-conditioned and give you a bit of a breather from the hot climate outside but due to Corona, one’s temperature is checked before entering and of course you have to wear a […]


This woman is a recycler on the streets of Phnom Penh. Whenever she comes across one of the numerous rubbish heaps, she rests her baby in the little hammock hanging from the cart’s handle bars right behind her, before diving into the garbageĀ  looking for old plastic bottles and empty beer cans which she collects […]