Category Archives: Chiang Mai

“This is not my life anymore.”

 Lenny Watson – “Rainny” as the Thais call him – has had one hell of a life. His first tour of Iraq as a US Marine was in 2003.  The same year he got a tattoo across his chest stating … Continue reading

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The new yob

Directions change as fast as the wind. I was debating on whether to go to India or Australia or take a job in Taiwan or seek one out in China.  I felt that Thailand had run its course and my … Continue reading

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The same way you eat an elephant…

This entry is part of a summery of my recent past, part mental-processing, part excuse, part homework-for-you, and always incomplete.  (it is a bit wordy on my part, but your part comes in at the end) “Focus” in your daily … Continue reading

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Songkran 2012

No one is trustworthy.  Even a small child will not hesitate to attack you from behind.  The amount of times I got shot in the butt is beyond count.  Single barrel, double barrel, pump action, shield guards and full on … Continue reading

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As the dust settles…

I’ve traded back and shoulder pains for calf knots. With every step, my calfs scream at me as I wander for miles around town almost every night, but as painful as it is, it is just as rewarding. Plus there’s … Continue reading

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