Delirium Days Part 12

Despite what you might surmise from the content on this website, I’m not an alcoholic. Thankfully, I don’t possess an addictive personality. But I have, at various times in the past, used booze to substitute for happiness, companionship, success, love, and acceptance, and at other times used it to alleviate feelings of boredom, despair, rage,…

Oddendum: A Tale of Two Checkbins

Greetings, reader. You’ve found your way to my blog. I’m Bangkok Seven, self-proclaimed mayor of Patpong. In a few weeks, I’m gonna turn out a blog on the differences between a Thai-owned gogo bar and a farang-owned one. Think of this as a tiny preview of that spectacular exploration (spectaxploration for short, copyright BKK7). This…

In-Bar Dining: Soi 6 vs Patpong

How’s it hangin’ dudes, Bangkok Seven here. I’ve just returned from yet another short holiday in Pattaya, since ole Ptown is fun again after a couple of dismal years. Some sois are feeling the love more than others at the moment, but overall things are looking up. All of my recent visits have hovered around…

Delirium Days Part 11

Greetings, net surfer. I’m Bangkok Seven, and you’ve found your way to my blog. On Fridays, I like to publish something that connects to the past. My current series recalls and reflects on a set of blogs that I wrote before moving to Thailand. It paints a picture of my previously fractured mind, and the…

The Patpong Museum: Red-Light Time Machine

What’s up internet? Bangkok Seven here. Today’s offering is an informal review of the recently-opened Patpong Museum on Patpong Soi 2 beneath Black Pagoda. And full disclosure: it’s going to be biased, because some of my artwork is hanging in there. But don’t let that sour you to this review, or to the museum itself,…

Delirium Days Part 10

Hey bros, what’s up. It’s Seven, with another frowback to those morose days when I was stuck in Los Angeles, eking out brief moments of ecstasy interspersed with long stretches of wretched solitude. When this particular blog got shat onto the internet, I was smack in the middle of my last relationship with a Caucasian…

Advice From Seven: Keeping a Harem

How many countless lonely hearts have boarded a Bangkok-bound plane over the last half-century in the hopes of getting lucky with a dark-haired beauty in TLOS? How many have boarded a homeward-bound plane a week later with a head full of crazy x-rated memories to keep them company back home? How many have found lifelong…