Céline Dion helps me teach English. At the Hsinchu Detention Center, My Heart Will Go On.
For the last two months now, I have lived in the shelter with about 60 Indonesian, Filipino, and Vietnamese migrants, eating and cooking in community, teaching English, playing table tennis, and, as of about 10 days ago, gardening together.
Here’s my Not-So-Lonely Planet review of two destinations I touristed in my first month and a half.
The sounds in my life will give you a feel and a pulse for where I am.