Travel Blogs from Canggu
... snowboarding Mt. Blanc.
I hammered along. My goal was a five hour time. At 30km I hit a wall. I’d been going for just over 3 hours. It was a mental defeat. I had to walk. 12 km left I thought. How am I going to do this? I decided to walk for five minutes then run to the next km marker. So at 31km I walked for five minutes then ran to the 32km marker. I continued with this strategy. At 34km my legs cramped up. First it was my calves, then my quads. ...
... But they’re not. Tonight they’re going to a fetish night club.
Darren is leading the way. He’s been dating a stunning brunette that’s been taking him to some bizarre underground circuses in the few months they’ve been together. Tonight Darren is taking his friends to one. It’s cold inside that old car. They squeeze together while their breath threatens to freeze the instant it comes out of their mouths. ...
... and keep the right amount of drugs available for me to have a clouded mind. I was 27 when I found out my father was in prison. Finding him, even though he was in jail, was enough to slap me sober. I flew to Vancouver and I visited him every day. He told me his story. He’d been living on the streets of Toronto begging for money to buy the cheapest alcohol he could find. Like me he was also trying to numb the pain. He’d been homeless and drunk every day for three years. ...
Just got home from work. Ordered a four dollar meal that I went to get after a shower and an email check. The Dr. had just gotten home from an amazing surf. Good session for him. Waves coming in in large walls on a glassy ocean. Jealous. It's 7pm. The sun is going down. Me and a 12 hr day. Working too much? Maybe. Should have been out in the surf with the Dr.? Probably.
Sunday the Dr. and I rode out with Miss Canada and Miss USA to that break 30 minutes or so north of Canggu. ...
... well heading west.
I’m here now. Back in Bali. Working, training and surfing. Life is good. Our school director is on a recruiting trip. We just got admitted into the IB Diploma Program. When she gets back I plan on asking her if I can teach high school psychology in the future. Most of you who know me well enough know that I am slightly over qualified for such an endeavor. Wish me luck.
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