Myanmar Living

Have I Glamorized the Living Abroad Experience?

To put simply, No. Is it all adventurous and exploring? No. I work. And I be tired. And Fridays I get excited to go home after football practice and just chill in my longyi and chat with Z over wine about the week. My life isn't glamorous but I enjoy it. My salary affords me… Continue reading Have I Glamorized the Living Abroad Experience?

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Hand Injury Anniversary

August marked the completion of my first year abroad and one year since I cut my hand which required my first-ever hospital stay and surgery.¬†Quite the adventure abroad I'm having. You can read a little about that experience here.¬† How has my hand healed up? Pretty good actually. I do feel pain from the scar… Continue reading Hand Injury Anniversary

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Downsides to Living Abroad

Of course not everything that glitters is gold and so it goes without saying that there are downsides to living abroad or away from home. You miss out on the local fun and activities and good times with your friends. I haven't been to a Jollification or international food festival back home in at least… Continue reading Downsides to Living Abroad