The Sub - Teaching in Thailand
‘I believe some people have a gift. John Lennon had a gift, Bob Dylan has one, as did Raymond Chandler and William Burroughs. Luke Haines has one and so has Van Morrison. I had no gift. All I had was a modest grasp of the English language, white skin, and the name of a school and a time to be there.’
How does a bum end up working as an English educator in a tropical paradise?