Creative Ways to Work your Way Around the World: Painting

Kristin Addis Laos, Travel Job Tips

Since my creative capacity is limited to offensively poor grammar and an ability to ramble like a street schizophrenic ad nauseam, I decided to let someone who does have some artistic ability to drop some knowledge on how to work your way around the world by using nothing but your raw expressive ability. Your hippie mother would be proud. So without …

How to Not fish: The Lousy Laotian Fisherman

Turner Featured, Laos, Travel Job Tips

As I slackened the last of the line of the net out into the Mekong River, the boat captain cut across the canal making an eclipse.  I sat back, and took a swig of my ice-cold beer Lao (the coveted staple of Laos) as the sun beat down mercilessly on my redden face, eagerly awaiting the bounty that this hardworking …