Diane Lee


Diane Lee is a fifty-something Australian author who quit her secure government job at the end of 2016 because she was dying of boredom. Diane escaped to Hanoi, Vietnam and now volunteers for a social enterprise and has reinvented herself as freelance writer and editor. You can find her at The Diane Lee Project or Travelling Homebody.

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Write, Love, Leave: A Romance of Survival

We were the same age, she and I, but for a year. I’m 52. She told me she was 51. I had passed her warung, a hundred meters or so from the family compound just outside of Ubud where I was staying, looking for somewhere to eat. She had waved to me, calling out a cheery hello as I strolled past, and I was struck by how like a restaurant her warung ...