Category Archives: Lanzhou

To Simply Go

Things are never really predictable here. Half my classes have been canceled for the next couple months, and nothing else has really gone as planned. Sometimes better, sometimes worse, but life goes on either way. From the joys of trying … Continue reading

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Love and Pain

For a long time connecting to people was hard for me. Not understanding them, or wanting to connect, but stepping past the fear that comes with dealing with people. I still don’t have that fearlessness that people talk about. I … Continue reading

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What We Have. (Updated)

The first week of teaching has had its ups and downs, but not in any way I expected. Sometimes the differences in culture and personality are extreme, and, I don’t know, confusing, depressing maybe. Most of what I have found … Continue reading

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An Ideal

Time is strange these days. It feels like I’m always late, always running behind, like every hour is actually two. It feels like there is always someplace to be, something I should be doing, something I have forgotten, but there … Continue reading

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