bats in the bathroom.
January 30th: spent day and night at forest monastery Wat Suan Mokkh (The Garden of Liberation).
January 31st to February 10th: spent in silence at a meditation retreat.
concrete bedroom. wooden bench for a bed. straw may for a mattress. wooden block for a pillow. 4 am wake up. 2 meals a day (vegetarian, of course) - the first at 8 am, the second at 12:30 pm. lizards for roommates. mosquitoes. ants the size of spiders. spiders the size of dogs lol. monkeys. no hot water. no toilet paper. no phone. no internet. no music. no reading. no writing. no talking.
if anyone has any questions about this experience, let me know and i’ll answer if i can.