I may pay the rent myself, but I do not live alone. These guys below, plus many more too quick for the camera, share my space and have made for very active living. It has been one of the most exciting aspects of living in a Thai village, my connection with nature. The sites, sounds, and many many smells that come with an open house makes living much more sensoraphoric.
I will also never forget the nightly visits from my bat friends or the feeding frenzy on a buggy night by the Tokays. Check them out here