Malaysia Oudventure III

After a grueling couple days running around between airports, meeting agarwood suppliers, and checking out the Bukit Bintang oud shops of Kuala Lumpur, I finally have some time to post a blog entry.

I cannot help but imagine how many ancient trees still stand in these jungles. They are *very* hard to reach, but that's one of the things we are working on right now.
I cannot help but wonder how many ancient trees still stand in these jungles. They are *very* hard to reach… but that’s one of the things we are working on right now.

While I was gazing out the window, staring down at what’s probably the most prized region of Malaysia for agarwood (and the most dangerous), my family was freaking out. It was only after landing that I learned that a sister Malaysia Airlines flight had mysteriously ‘vanished’ around the same time I was in the air as well. Grateful for my safety thus far, I am of course nervous about the further travel that lies ahead!

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