Working for the Man (upstairs — kinda-sorta)

I’m currently in Pattaya, Thailand working at the Father Ray Foundation, a Redemptorist Order of the Catholic Church. Before I got here, I wondered about working for a Christian Foundation, considering some of the poor examples of Christian organizations that …

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The Alcazar Show

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Wednesday evening many of the staff and students were given complimentary tickets to see the Alcazar show. It was quite the entertaining evening. Alcazar is one of two Ladyboy cabaret shows in Pattaya. I’ve never been to Tiffany’s, and this …

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Loi Krathong

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We recently celebrated Loi Krathong at the Foundation. This festival is filled with food, and music, and dancing, and singing, and having a great time. The loi krathongs we had at the Foundation were made in the old fashioned way, …

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