Author Archives: Angela

About Angela

I'm not actually a sleeping monk (though if I had my druthers...).

It’s That Time Again…

Blog’s full. Moving on. Check out the new one here. It’s been real!

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Sushi

Welllll I wanted to get another poem post up (are you poem-ed out? Because there are actually two more poem posts on deck: the kids’ finals. They’re really as much for my own personal archives as anything but they really are … Continue reading

Posted in Thung Song | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

My Twenty-Fourth Year (a Review in Links and Shameless Plugs)

And what a year it was! I bid farewell to China, my home of just over a year, on my birthday last year. I think it happened to be the cheapest day to fly to Bangkok. The majority of the … Continue reading

Posted in Thung Song | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Gradtaai Mai Sabaai

So the last post was in a humorous vein, and, God-willing, so will the next, but unfortunately today I bring you bad tidings. The title may seem like a catchy Thai rhyme, but it means “sick rabbit,” and was the … Continue reading

Posted in Thung Song | Tagged , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Satree Winds Down

So it’s officially the penultimate day of exam week here at Satree Thung Song School. This means, as you may have been able to ascertain from the fact that this is my third post in the same week, that I … Continue reading

Posted in Thung Song | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Thai Toast

I’ve mentioned a few times that Wayne keeps encouraging me to start posting some of our kitchen endeavors to the blog. While I’m pleased to say that we eat pretty well at home, much of what we do is just … Continue reading

Posted in Thung Song | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Peasant “Jokes”, Night Market, Poker, and a New Addition

I’ve got a bone to pick with WordPress, for I’d written almost this entire entry, and suddenly it was all gone, and neither Command+Z nor an attempt to revert to a previous revision could save me. This might have been … Continue reading

Posted in Thung Song | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

English Poetry By Thai Students

When setting up my curriculum (yes, I had to set up my own curriculum), I’d penciled in a poetry unit early in the semester. What with the plethora of canceled and shortened classes, we were warned that we needed to … Continue reading

Posted in Thung Song | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Night in Nakhon

I’d intended this to be a little addendum to my last post, but that one ended up being a bit overwhelming in length without any addenda, so let me just squeeze this in before pinning up all the cute, creative, … Continue reading

Posted in Nakhon Si Thammarat | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

“We Live Inside a Giant Copy Machine”

-David Key I suppose this is really an appropriate follow-up post to my last one… One of those, “Which do you want to hear first, the good news or the bad news?” scenarios. Except I didn’t give you an option, … Continue reading

Posted in Thung Song | Tagged , , , , , , , | 3 Comments