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Butterfly Tattoo

In Kuwait’s airport, I was on my way to Gate 9 to wait for a flight out of the sandbox and into India’s lush vegetation. After a day of relaxed preparations, I’d yet to have a cup of coffee despite the clock showing it was already after 7pm. 552 more words



Two months down! To catch you up on October’s delights, I’ve included a little video scrapbook. Maybe you’ll find yourself or a friend! After you’ve checked it out and are convinced to come join, I’ve decided to prepare you for a visit to Kuwait with a list of things you should know and discoveries you will have on your journey. 1,455 more words


The Island is Calling

One month of school was rewarded with one week’s holiday. In honor of the Islamic holiday Eid al-Adha, the Kuwaiti Government set aside three days to celebrate, and many business topped this by providing employees the entire week off, our school being one of them! 1,199 more words


The Best Day

Yesterday marked The Best Day Ever for this gal. It started off as a lazy lazy day. By 8:30 Thursday night I had fallen asleep on the couch, something that I’ve tried to ban myself from doing. 1,562 more words


Q8 is Great!

After 30 hours of travel, I landed safely in Kuwait. Much of the time was spent aboard a Qatar Airways cruiser and headed west toward an area of the world I’d never been before. 1,244 more words


Thank You.

The adventure has truly begun. Ten days in, and I’ve tried several times to write something that you might enjoy reading. I want to tell you about the journey here, the school, my apartment, my peers, my students. 333 more words


Flying High

103 pounds all packed up (shhh…don’t tell about the extra 3, they let it slide) ;) Ready to hit the skies!

Bonus: Jet Lag doesn’t exist in Kuwait! 605 more words