Category Archives: Frisbee

I’m Getting Off Facebook Again, Sorry!

I got back on Facebook yesterday. Here’s a sampling of the things I saw in the first 24 hours back: a copy of someone’s parking ticket, what someone had for dinner, someone’s melodramatic amateur model shots, how someone likes someone … Continue reading

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The Most Wonderful Time of the Year

The old Christmas classic “It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year” was on my lips last month as I played in back-to-back weekends of ultimate frisbee tournaments in Chiang Mai and Bangkok. The Chiang Mai Hat Tournament is literally … Continue reading

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Group Orientation

For the most part, Thailand is a very group-oriented culture. Your identity is generally not an individualistic thing but comes from your group. While I would still call myself more individualistic from a cultural standpoint, we’ve created quite a group … Continue reading

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My Favorite Thing

I had a friend out here in Thailand from Grinnell College who lovingly called many things her favorite. Among things I heard her call her favorite are brushing her teeth, eating pizza on Sundays, and the handshake we invented. One … Continue reading

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