I've been waiting a long time for this moment. I've just woken up to finish the last of my packing, and I will be heading to the airport to return to Phuket soon. When I left in May, I felt that I had a lot of unfinished business in Phuket. I hated my job at … Continue reading Dreams Of Phuket
"I hadn't planned on being a teacher, but after I actually became one I discovered a deeper respect and affection for the profession than I ever imagined I'd have. More, accurately, really, I should say that I happened to discover myself. I'd stand at the front of the classroom teaching my primary-school students basic facts about … Continue reading Helloooo Teacher Sherif Part 3– Peter Pan
For the first time since I've started working, I currently have an hour where I actually don't have classes. Thursdays and Fridays are typically overtime, so unless any of my regular students want to reschedule one of their lessons, its usually all trial lessons or interest classes. Since I'm currently free, but just need to … Continue reading Hellooooo Teacher Sherif Part 2
Its now been 6 weeks since I have started working for DadaABC. Before I started, I had a feeling I would make a decent teacher. Although I hadn't had much experience with kids, I would describe myself as very silly and quirky, and a massive goober. I love to sing my heart out at karaoke … Continue reading Hellooo Teacher Sherif!
I've been back home from Phuket for a few weeks. I knew this post would be hard to write, so wanted to give myself adequate time to reflect and to commit to a path. Most of you know that I had knots of reluctance in my stomach, and hadn't the slightest desire to return back … Continue reading Aligned With My Intention
I hadn't expected to be going to EDC this year. With my leg still dealing with atrophy and having just started a new job I thought I would be sitting it out, but with some convincing from my best friend in which I truly am grateful for, I made it for my 4th year in … Continue reading EDC Las Vegas 2017
Please listen to at least a minute of this song before you read this poem. Its may be the most beautiful song I have ever heard. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ae1Q-83_kMo I got separated from my best friend at EDC yesterday towards the end of the night. I tried looking for him for about a half hour, and of … Continue reading Witness
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=09wdQP1FFR0 I remember my first EDC as if it were yesterday. At the time I had only started listening to EDM, and my favorite DJs were Krewella and Seven Lions. Yes, Krewella was actually my favorite before they got rid of Rain Man and they were awesome! It was before I even knew how to … Continue reading EDC Las Vegas, 3 Years Later
Will Keep this short and sweet and my final thoughts on leaving for a different post. Enjoy 🙂 1. The people - Phuket has a wonderful mix of friendly locals and expats. I stayed in Chalong so had my friends that I taught with as well as others I met on Muay Thai Road that were … Continue reading 10 Reasons Why You Should Go To Phuket Right Meow!
Today was my last day in Phuket. Over the last month I had discovered the joy of riding a motorcycle. The wind on my cheeks while going fast, the ease of handling, and also wriggling through traffic. I thought what better way to spend my last day in Phuket by taking a joy ride from … Continue reading Phuket Part 4– Sarasin Bridge Joy Ride