Myanmar / Burma, Uncategorized

Adios Dengue and Typhoid Fevers!

So just as I was thinking I was on the mend a few weeks ago - Wham, I'm punched in the chest and thrown backwards in pain.  My miserable body-mate, Dengue fever, had not moved out.  Every joint and muscle screamed in pain. But this time I knew my body was too weak from trying… Continue reading Adios Dengue and Typhoid Fevers!

Adventure, Create, Myanmar / Burma, Photography, Travel

Bangkok, Thailand…Pyin Oo Lwin, Myanmar

Sorry for the lack of posting.  The last few weeks have been filled with short work weeks and travel.  As Myanmar does not have work visas, at least not for teachers as of yet, the foreign teachers have to leave the country every 70 days on "visa runs."  Which means our local assistant teachers take… Continue reading Bangkok, Thailand…Pyin Oo Lwin, Myanmar

Adventure, Educate, Myanmar / Burma, Travel

Zero to Count

My last day in the US.  Flying out tomorrow morning bright and early. My journey tomorrow will be 25 hours starting from my home in Portland, Oregon to San Francisco, California... to Tokyo, Japan... to Bangkok, Thailand - arriving at 11pm. I'll be leaving the USA on May 9th, arriving in Bangkok, Thailand the night… Continue reading Zero to Count