Tom Tuohy is married and lives in Bangkok, with his Thai wife.
He has been a long-term resident of Bangkok having lived in the country for 15 years. He is a teacher by profession and a freelance journalist in his free time.
He has written for the English Language Gazette, jobs.ac.uk, The Guardian, and The Bangkok Post among others. He is also currently working on his PhD Writing, looking into the role of outsiders in narratives and storytelling traditions.
In his spare time, he likes to write fiction, play football, and to cook and eat Thai food.
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Watching the Thais
By Tom Tuohy
Published: April 17, 2013 by
Why does a Thai smile at you after crashing into the back of your car?
Why do Thais deplore walking?
The heat, the heat. What about the weather?
Why is everything done as a pack?
What is all this face stuff about?
Sleeping and shopping?
Just what is it with the Thais?
What’s it all about?
Author and academic Tom Tuohy answers all these questions and much mo
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