After Hours

Side Projects


From music that is the soundtrack of my life to randomly encountered tracks, my playlists represent the music that’s accompanied and shaped me.

Xe Máy Champions

A fascination with a staple of Vietnamese streets turns into an ongoing art project to capture the tireless efforts of Xe Máy delivery riders.

Places Travelled


  • Beijing, China
  • Chengdu, China
  • Pingdingshan, China
  • Shanghai, China
  • Hong Kong
  • Taipei, Taiwan
  • Kyoto, Japan
  • Tokyo, Japan

Southeast Asia

  • Bangkok, Thailand
  • Buon Ma Thuot, Vietnam
  • Can Tho, Vietnam
  • Con Dao, Vietnam
  • Da Lat, Vietnam
  • Da Nang, Vietnam
  • Hanoi, Vietnam (lived)
  • Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam (lived)
  • Hue, Vietnam
  • Moc Chau, Vietnam
  • My Tho, Vietnam
  • Phan Thiet, Vietnam
  • Phu Quoc, Vietnam
  • Quy Nhon, Vietnam
  • Sapa, Vietnam
  • Bali, Indonesia
  • Jakarta, Indonesia (lived)
  • Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • Melaka, Malaysia
  • Manila, Philippines
  • Singapore


  • Adelaide
  • Canberra
  • Perth
  • Melbourne (lived)
  • Sydney


  • Montreal
  • Ottawa
  • Quebec
  • Toronto (lived)
  • Vancouver


  • Munich, Germany
  • Vienna, Austria
  • Zurich, Switzerland

South Africa

  • Cape Town

United States

  • Boston
  • Chicago
  • Dallas
  • Detroit
  • Honolulu
  • Los Angeles
  • Las Vegas
  • Maui
  • New York
  • Orlando
  • San Francisco
  • Seattle
  • Tampa

Quotes to Live By

“If you will change, everything will change for you.”
“What you think, you become. What you feel, you attract. What you imagine, you create.”
“Always do more than you get paid for, as an investment in your future.”
“Be bigger than your problems.”
“Don’t tell people your dreams, show them.”
“Life begins at the end of your comfort zone.”
“You’ve got to wake up every morning with determination if you’re going to go to bed with satisfaction.”
“Doubt kills more dreams than failure ever will.”
“He who fears he shall suffer, already suffers what he fears.”
“What you seek is seeking you.”
“Believe you can and you’re halfway there.”
“Sometimes on the way to your dream, you get lost and find a better one.”
“Let discipline take you where motivation can’t.”


Autobiography of a Yogi by Paramahansa Yogananda
Designing Products People Love by Scott Hurff
Designing Together by Dan M. Brown
Focus: The Hidden Driver of Excellence by Daniel Goleman
Hooked by Nir Eyal
How to Make Sense of Any Mess by Abby Covert
Influence – The Psychology of Persuasion by Robert B. Cialdini
Moonwalking With Einstein by Joshua Foer
Pitch Anything by Oren Klaff
Power of Now by Eckhart Tolle
Talking to Humans by Giff Constable
The 5 Elements of Effective Thinking by Edward B. Burger & Michael Starbird
The Power of Habit by Charles Duhigg
The Yes Book – The Art of Better Negotiation by Clive Rich
Thinking, Fast and Slow by Daniel Kahneman
Tribe of Mentors by Timothy Ferriss
You, Inc. – The Art of Selling Yourself by Harry Beckwith and Christine Clifford

Small Screen

Stand Up


Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown
Black Mirror
Breaking Bad
Chef’s Table
Curb Your Enthusiasm
Family Guy
Grand Tour
Kenny vs Spenny
Long Way Round
Master of None
Mythic Quest
Ramsay’s Kitchen Nightmares (UK)
The Morning Show
Top Gear (UK)

Bill Burr
Bill Maher
Chris Rock
Conan O’Brien
David Cross
Dave Chappelle
Denis Leary
Dennis Miller
Doug Stanhope
George Carlin
Jim Carrey
Jim Jefferies
Jim Norton
Lewis Black
Louie CK
Patton Oswalt
Steve Martin

The a16z Podcast
Aquarium Co-Op Podcast
Entrepreneurial Thought Leaders
Freakonomics Radio
HBR IdeaCast
Here’s The Thing
Inc. Uncensored
Marketing Over Coffee
TED Radio Hour
The Macron Show
The Tim Ferriss Show
This Morning with Gordon Deal
This Week in Tech
This Week in Startups
Under the Influence