When I first came to Thailand I was told by a random woman to try and get a position at a private school. I wouldn't realize how useful that advice would be until months later.
The younger generation isn't finding it hard to call R. Kelly a sexual abuser, but the same can't be said for older black people because it would mean taking a good, long look in the mirror.
When you're far from your loved ones it's easy to feel lonely and look for comfort in whatever ways you can find it. One bad decision after another led to a meltdown in the Thai islands feeling completely helpless.
At Doi Inthanon you'll find lush hills of emerald green, autumnal weather and ruby red strawberries.
We've all heard the horror stories of white people traveling and acting a fool, but have you heard the stories of the black people who do it too?
Rooftop dinners, massages and hip hop bars - oh my! Read all about how I rang in my 23rd birthday in one of the dopest cities in Southeast Asia!
No matter where you go two things never change: white people and kids, and I just happen to be surrounded by both at my job. Kids are kids - I can accept that, but white people can truly be insufferable. I live in a homogenous country. Homogenous means of the same kind; alike, so I'll be [...]