Week 33: A Tropical Island and a Week Full of Adventure!

March 13-19 Why did I choose Malaysia? Well, I’m not entirely sure, but a significant part of my decision-making process was based on Google Images searches for “Malaysia beaches” and “South Africa beaches” for my tied-for-first-place choices of countries I could choose for my scholarship. I decided on Malaysia because geographically I can never be…

Week 31: Track Meet and a Wonderful Weekend In Ipoh

February 27- March 5 Monday I didn’t have to go to school! I had just finished two weeks straight of nearly daily school sports, and the following three days I had a track meet. I somehow woke up at 7 am so I spent a few hours attempting to fall back asleep (eager to make…

Week 30: A Lot of Sports, with temple prayers in between

February 20-26 Be prepared for a lot of sports narration. (If you are looking for information about Malaysian culture, I suggest you scroll towards the end or check a different post because this week was composed almost entirely of me doing sports. 😂) This post has a lot of writing since I don’t have many…