Sao Te Ching

“Simplicity, patience, compassion. These three are your greatest treasures. Simple in actions and thoughts, you return to the source of being. Patient with both friends and enemies, you accord with the way things are. Compassionate toward yourself, you reconcile all beings in the world.” ― Tao Te Ching One of the most rewarding experiences I've … Continue reading Sao Te Ching


My time in Laos was spent loafing about the city and wandering through the countryside--down dusty roads, through villages, to waterfalls, and up mountains by motorbikes and mountain bikes. We visited Laos' two biggest cities--Vientiane and Luang Prabang--which were not big at all. These big cities are really just a few big roads. The rest … Continue reading Laoungin’