Close

Welcome to Gish Out of Water

Start Here

Latest Posts

Stay up to date with all our latest meanderings, musings, and missteps!

From Hokey Pokey to Hip Hop

Everyday is still an adventure here in Jakarta. Getting though the first week at Sebasa was fascinating all on it’s own, but when I come home from work, everything begins anew! Here’s a sa…

September 25, 2010

Read More

Sebasa: Police Language School

Today marks the end of my first full week of teaching at Sebasa. It was exciting, nerve-racking, and at some points a little tough and exhausting, but I can’t imagine a better fit for me. Sebasa…

September 24, 2010

Read More

The Good Life

This is what I learned today from my “Bahasa Indonesian Word-of-the-Day”: Pria itu punya otak udang – That man has a shrimp brain. I love this language. Life here ain’t too sha…

September 18, 2010

Read More