Tag Archives: american

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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Posted in 2017-11, Lanzhou, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

To Change the World

So next week I will have two to three times the teaching hours I do now. I knew it was going to change, but it’s more than I expected. I’ll find out more soon enough. This is what I was … Continue reading

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Perspective

Back in San Diego my twenty-year high school reunion is starting, I’m on the other side of the world with a long weekend ahead. Xingyiquan in the morning, Taiji in the afternoon, dinner, class, and a mountain to climb tomorrow. … Continue reading

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Posted in 2017-10, Lanzhou, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

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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