Was the universe putting obstacles in my way to direct me homewards? While I enjoyed both teaching and traveling, issues at work and outside -- especially ones based on my nationality and/or skin color -- were making it harder and harder for me to continue to do so. With time, I also discovered my options for places I could seek work decreasing. I even lost a job!
As a result of a versatile tongue, I have enjoyed privileges and have had some interesting experiences, both abroad and in Nepal, that I otherwise wouldn't have had.
Hamletian (!) they might not be but the roads of Kathmandu do present dilemmas.
Ultimate Frisbee in Doha, Qatar.
Nepalese are cavaliers...when it comes to riding motorbikes or shuttling others on the vehicle.
My observations of the US based on my three-week experience in the country, visiting it for the first time in over ten years!