New Beginnings February 10th 2011 As I lay sleepless in my small room on the top floor of a Cambodian guesthouse, the chop and whirl of the ceiling fan above me makes me want to listen to that song by the Doors. “This is the end. My only friend, the end.” The end of what though? It seems like a song about beginnings would be more appropriate. This is my first night in Southeast Asia. My brain feels cracked and scrambled from t ... read more
Asia » Cambodia » South » Phnom Penh Most Cambodians consider themselves to be Khmers, whose Angkor Empire extended over much of Southeast Asia and reached its zenith between the 10th and 13th centuries. Subsequently, attacks by the Thai and Cham (from present-day Vietnam) weakened the ... ... read more
Many, many months ago I left my home in Greenville, South Carolina to explore Southeast Asia. I started a TESOL certification course in Phenom Penh, Cambodia and completed it in Pattaya, Thailand. After that I moved to Bangkok to find a home and a job as an English teacher. This was the way my whole experience began. I decided to keep a blog because the things that were to come were too fantastic not to share.
I'm now an International MBA Student at Thunderbird School of Global Management. That's why my updates have completely stopped for almost three years. However,... full info