The Novelty

Im still having a great time, though the novelty is starting to wear off. Yes, Im American. Yes, I like Uzbekistan. Yes, I like Osh (not really, I can only

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3.06 PST Uz Schoolin’

So, everyone knows that what I am doing in Uz for two years is teaching English right? If not, now you do. Or at least that is my main project.

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3.20 PST-Zarbdor, Jizzakh region, Uzbekistan = My new home

It’s Wednesday night and I’m just sitting down at my computer and am going to attempt to start this blog entry, I am exhausted. We have just returned from our

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4.19 Project: Village Life

Project: Village Life Parts I, II, III Ok, so I said check back with me later to see if I was as strong as I thought I was. Well, lets

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Foreign

How much is four weeks out of two years? No need to do the math. The answer isn’t really important, nor is the question. Though the thought floats in and

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Descent into the underworld

I wake up with a terrible cold and a running nose. Today’s plan is to reach Nukus by air, but the plane does not leave until late in the afternoon.

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A stay in a Tashkent Hospital…

I will copy and paste the email that I sent out first, and then explain. — Hello, colleagues and friends! I wouldn’t normally mass-mail to such a diverse group thus,

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MARVELOUS OLD CHARM OF KHIVA

We stayed inside the old wall, a small hostel with courtyard gardens, really nice and close to all the sights. the next day was a city tour with our guide

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Where are the mullas?

Waking up after an uneventful night’s sleep I am still rather tired but manage to stumble down the stairs and join the party before we start our day on town.

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