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Elephants and Christmas Cheer

My job is pretty hard. I work 50+ hours a week and spend most of those hours wrangling rambunctious 2 year olds. It’s exhausting and demanding. 584 more words


Finding the joys

My life has been crazy chaotic lately. There were days last week when I’d leave the house at 6:30am and not get back til after ten at night. 865 more words


Is “Enough” Enough?

His late Majesty, King Rama IX of Thailand, is universally mourned and loved by Thais, especially for the care and guidance of his people which he exhibited throughout his reign. 1,729 more words

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“All procrastination is fear.”

That’s what I heard on a podcast anyway. And I suppose it’s mildly true… half the reason I’ve put off writing for so long is because I haven’t felt the inspiration or energy to write something decent, and I’m afraid of posting something that isn’t good. 784 more words


The Princesses & The Frog: Trying Frog in Thailand

It’s Fall, and the first semester of this school year is drawing to a close.  Sadly, this means that one of my roommates/co-teachers/friends Nicole is leaving.   780 more words

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The Toasty Review

For anyone who’s ever set foot in a Thai 7/11, you understand the value of a good toasty.  It can really turn even the rainiest of Monsoon Season days from shit to sparkles.   2,260 more words

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I Remember His Majesty

I want to express my deep condolences to the good people of Thailand for the passing of His Majesty King Rama IX.

In his honor, I thought I would recall the two times I got within arm’s length of His Majesty. 1,019 more words

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