Monthly Archives: October 2011

Mother’s Day in Nepal

Early May, 2009 Hi!  Here’s a little bit about Kathmandu.  It’s a city that, as my dad said, grows on you.  Strange and varied, it offers so very much to the people who come here.  Strangely, or perhaps not so … Continue reading

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Niceties and needles (a trip to the acupuncturist)

May 6, 2009 Hey friend, It’s a little past my bedtime, but I thought I’d write to you.  Smile.  How are you?  It’s been a week since I hurt my foot, and it’s not swollen anymore, but it sure does … Continue reading

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Stuck with a bum foot!

May 3, 2009 Kara, Hi!  I’m at home.  I’m now staying with Jon (http://illwindblog.blogspot.com/) and Alden, but neither of them is here right now because Alden and his mum and aunt left this morning for a big trek and Jon … Continue reading

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Uncertainty and Unrest: Kathmandu, May 3, 2009

Hi Everyone!  I’m not sure who has heard about the current state of affairs here in Kathmandu.  Here’s the link to BBC’s story “Nepalese army general fired by PM”  (though I don’t know if the link will work anymore) http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/8031302.stmContinue reading

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A pack a day…

…is about what I’m smoking now that I’m back in Kathmandu.  Grin.  Great air quality. Smile.  Hi Aaron.  it’s funny to be back and fun and wonderful and strange.  the trip into the hills with my dad was magical and … Continue reading

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Nepal Dreaming: Photographs

April 2009 This trek with my dad was so amazing that it definitely deserves some more photographs! A delightful little goat! The village of Beding

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Nepal Dreaming (Simi Gaun)

April, 2009 Namaste sabailaai It’s about time that I wrote to all of you about my time here in Nepal so far.  Life is good.  I’m good.  Nepal is Nepal.  I had forgotten the things that are so obviously different … Continue reading

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