The Monday-est of Mondays

Monday morning. 6:30 am. The Devil, which manifests itself within my alarm clock, awakes me. I change, get ready and am out the door 10 minutes later, banana in hand. I go to the garage to hop on my motorbike, which after sitting unused over the weekend was in a bit of a tight spot. I […]

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Misadventures In Language

A little over a month has passed since my arrival in Indonesia and my days are melting quite nicely into a routine of teaching, coffee shops and weekend trips. In this time I have experienced the many quirks that make up this strange country and am slowly becoming more culturally acclimated, most prominently shown by […]

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10 Things I Learned as a Volunteer Wildlife Keeper

Some come to Bali for the beaches, I come for the bears. And the crocodiles, birds, monkeys, jungle cats, squirrels and weasels… Since I had arrived back in Indonesia earlier than planned, I found myself with some extra time on my hands. Now as tempting as Jakarta is, two idle weeks there sounded like a […]

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