The Adventure Begins — Becoming a Homesick Kiwi

DeFi Si - the Homesick Kiwi
2 min readJan 13, 2021
Source: The Author

In 1997 I left my native home of New Zealand with a one-way ticket to the UK. Little did I know what was in store for me.

23 Years later… I am still at large in the world and have undertaken the colossal task of trying to make sense of my life and put it into a format fit for general consumption. I don’t remember names very well. Some details are hazy, others as clear as if they happened yesterday. I try to find the lessons that life has given me and share them, for your benefit and mine.

This is the first part of my travel memoirs; outlining the first weeks of my life in London, getting my first job, crushing on the first girl, going to my first rave party and meeting my first celebrity… Or not…

DeFi Si - the Homesick Kiwi

Simon Henderson — Expat Kiwi since ‘97 — Writing about DeFi Projects, Crypto safety & security, and sometimes about expat life—