Monthly Archives: May 2011

First published article in Vietnam!

Published in today’s edition of Saigon Times weekly magazine! Will see if I can score some copies when I pop by the office… A DAY OF V-LEAGUE ACTION By Harry Hodge Real Madrid. Bayern Munich. Arsenal. NB Saigon FC. If … Continue reading

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Back in the newspaper business!

That’s right, after leaving Metro Edmonton in October, the “Hodgedude” is now an editor with the Saigon Times English weekly. I will be mostly editing business stories, but am expected to contribute features as well, likely about Saigon’s expat community … Continue reading

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Shooting guns/refusing cocaine/Vietnamese pro soccer

Pitch from a Saigon motorbike taxi: “Hello? You, motorbike? Cocaine? Pineapple?” This is what you hear all the time, but the pineapple bit made me laugh. Went to the Cu Chi tunnels, where Vietnamese soldiers used to fight the Americans. … Continue reading

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