His name is Es. The kids were playing with a beetle between classes at Srisawat Wittayakarn School, in Nan Thailand. Beetle Whether it’s puppies or beetles, pets are not pets in Thailand, as we know them in the west. More about puppies later..  

Nan Thailand

A tired student after a hot day. I love this school. I love these kids. Nan Thailand I took a teaching job in Thailand. I landed in Bangkok, and was shuttled to some house in the middle of nowhere, before being driven north, all night, to Nan. Just a place on a map. Now a place in my heart.