Love Is Still The Answer

The biggest lesson I have learnt this year is Love. Love is everything. Love is joy, love is sharing, love is laughter. Love is tears. Love is pain. No matter what you name it, it is love. There are always two contradictory feelings in love. Sometimes in love you feel lots of pain and you… Continue reading Love Is Still The Answer

Chance encounters

I don't understand why people keep on wasting time hurting one another while some don't even have enough time to live and love. Another thing I have heard quite often recently is something better awaits you and you shouldn’t be worried too much when things didn’t work out in the way you expected. It sounds reasonable… Continue reading Chance encounters

A beautiful way to cherish nature

Several months ago during a school trip that I was involved, students were asked to create art from natural things. They collected dry leaves, stones, straws or fallen petals to create pictures that reflected their impression about the trip. Those things then were put together without using any glue since they were given back to… Continue reading A beautiful way to cherish nature

Non-profit project brings travellers to Taiwanese classrooms

With butterflies in my stomach, I followed Taiwanese teachers to their classrooms where dozens of curious yet excited faces were waiting for me. I then delivered my presentation about Vietnam and myself with unexpectedly great support and engagement of local students and teachers. It is the project “Couchsurfers in Class”, which allowed me to visit… Continue reading Non-profit project brings travellers to Taiwanese classrooms

More than just a teaching assistant

Never in my life have I been active as much as I did during the past month. Simply my job requires so. I also realise my role is not just a teaching assistant (TA). A few days ago, I read a story on The Guardian telling a class teacher upset with his TA. According to… Continue reading More than just a teaching assistant