Monthly Archives: September 2012

Issaraporn Saeyang

“I was born into a Lisu family—the Lisu are one of the hill tribes of Southeast Asia—on May 9, 1982. My parents, who are farmers, gave me the nickname On, which is what everyone normally calls me. “I have three … Continue reading

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Nawapoomin Chaichompoo

“My name is Nawapoomin Chaichompoo but everyone calls me by my nickname, Troy. I was born in Chiang Mai and grew up with my younger brother in a warm family environment. “My mother and father were tailors and I learnt … Continue reading

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Pipatpong Kandech

“Nothing is certain in life. That’s why I take it easy, while living and doing the best I can every day. My name is Pipatpong Kandech and my nickname is Aeh. I was born in Phrae province on Valentine’s Day, … Continue reading

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Santhan Limpaiboon

“My name is Santhan Limpaiboon. My nick name is Ek. I was born in Chiang Rai province on March 4, 1974. I have 2 older sisters and one of them married an artist. My parents used to teach in a … Continue reading

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