Nepal: A Photo Essay
Nepal / Southeast Asia

Nepal: A Photo Essay

I have hundreds if not thousands of words written out in curly cursive in my diary–filled cover to cover from this twp-week trip to Nepal–and even more words still waiting to find an escape from the confines of my brain through my fingers on the keyboard. But so much of Nepal is visual and you … Continue reading

Mentally Prepared, Physically Inept (or how I spent one week on the couch before hiking the Himalayas)
Nepal / Southeast Asia

Mentally Prepared, Physically Inept (or how I spent one week on the couch before hiking the Himalayas)

After spending two weeks in Nepal, I’ve finally returned to the land of western toilets and electricity–where wifi is everywhere and planned, power, and outages are not words that go together. Before I left, I posted about my what-I-believed-to-be thorough preparations for this school funded trip to Nepal. I wrote about my reading list, my … Continue reading