Category Archives: Lanzhou

Holiday

One of the cool things about working at a medical university is that when they do an art gallery, it looks like it was part of an anatomy class. I don’t know what the contest really was, but the art … Continue reading

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Posted in 2017-12, Lanzhou, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Hibernation

I feel like I’m going into hibernation. All I want is to eat and sleep, and the cold outside doesn’t really fade anymore. There is still water frozen on the concrete where someone dumped a bucket a week ago, and … Continue reading

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Posted in 2017-12, Lanzhou, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

The Ordinary.

I think the strangest but most useful thing I brought to the desert was my wetsuit. I’ve had it for years, a spring suit I bought in San Diego when I was first learning to surf. I’ve worn it in … Continue reading

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Asking Why

This place is such a mix of the old and new worlds, always changing, but there are still traces of the world that was. It’s in the details, like the brooms they use to sweep the streets and the small … Continue reading

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