Prayer Time

One of the things I liked about Bangkok was that the government set out idols so people could pray and the people prayed without fear of chastisement. This was in a plaza. There was a four faced idol I did not recognize and a Ganesh here for the locals to pray to. This surprised me…

Boat Man

We were traveling along the river in Thailand in a boat taxi when we passed this man on a boat. I believe it was a tug boat but am no longer sure. I was caught up in the moment so my memory is a bit foggy. He looked content, relaxed. I find water is a…

Monochrome Monday: Little Sister

Little sister is sister to my French colleagues Thai wife. (I love seeing the blending of cultures in intercultural marriages.) She is petite, the youngest child in the family, an executive at a local bank – power in a tiny package. She was always cheerful and a myriad of facial expressions. It was her car…