gentle soul

gentle soul

saw this young man bonding with his birds- sweet moment. Been here long enough to sense there’s a whole layer of life beneath the surface I don’t understand; from the complexity of the government and modern communism to the lasting impact of the...
more sights

more sights

Finding an apartment and job while completing a teaching certification has been a little intense but still finding beauty everywhere. Went to the War Remnants Museum. No words other than what was written on a column on the first floor, “may peace prevail”....
new place + job

new place + job

Saigon is becoming home. Feels like home and has since day 2 or 3. Found a job teaching art part-time at a wonderful center that has its' own classes and does outreach classes in the local international schools Also found an apartment nearby in a charming area...
Settling in

Settling in

I'm finding my favourite colours everywhere - pinks, soft blues, and multicoloured houses in alleyways. the grey days are just as beautiful as sunny days as everything gets softer. Loving the sound of the rain. Yesterday I ventured out with a muralist and we...