my name’s paul

i’m a south african ashkenazi jew of north-western european descent, altered by new york and now living in cape town

sometimes i play music from an invisible speaker while i’m walking - my personal soundrack

i’m studying sustainable development at the sustainability institute near stellenbosch

my positivity is directly proportional to the amount of sunlight present

i love the complications of languages and wish i could speak more

my memoir will be titled a box of cereal and a bottle of rum

travel is my drug. yes, i’m addicted. no, it’s not a problem.

i imagine that my life is narrated by ian mckellan

i have, do, and will change the world