Presence

Inspired by my wonderful students. I am blessed. ūüôā Blueprints for time travel¬† Children's contagious laughter Surfing memory¬† Replicating novelty Presence perpetuates¬† Image taken from Pinterest  

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Helloooo Teacher Sherif Part 3– Peter Pan

"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

Speak Parrot

'All you can do is repeat?¬†Come on, we've been echoing our shadows for too long' the jaguar said to the parrot as he leaped from his branch. 'Come on,¬†we've been echoing our shadows for too long',¬†the parrot squawked without moving. 'You didn't learn much did you, you need a foundation before you can lay bricks.' … Continue reading Speak Parrot

Hellooooo Teacher Sherif Part 2

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

Hellooo Teacher Sherif!

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!

Aligned With My Intention

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 Will Miss Phuket– My Decision

If it seems like my blog has taken a slightly depressed/emotional shift recently, it is because I have made an absolutely horrible decision. In the moment, it seemed like I was making the decision for the right reasons, and had I stayed it would've been for the wrong reasons, but now I see that I … Continue reading I Will Miss Phuket– My Decision

Upwards and Onwards to Phuket

My month long job hunt is finally over. As you all know I really wanted to go to Japan. I was turned down after two seemingly promising interviews with a school in Kochi, Japan. I ¬†also turned down a different recruiter in Tokyo because I didn't like the terms of the contract, and at the … Continue reading Upwards and Onwards to Phuket

Back From the Sarcophagus– Where To Next

Image taken from visitkochijapan.com I've been gone for a week on here, but after combatting some writer's block and travel withdrawal I'm finally back from the sarcophagus.¬†Its been 5 days since I've been home after being in Europe the last 6 weeks. I initially had hoped to stay in Barcelona through the summer as an … Continue reading Back From the Sarcophagus– Where To Next