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What We Have.

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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Posted in 2017-09, Lanzhou, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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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Making a Life

Everything is practice, and I have gotten better at this, at moving and building a home, at making a place mine, and at finding when I explore. My classes are all post-graduate, so I won’t be teaching much for the … Continue reading

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Heart on the Path

And so I’m cast free into the world again, with more than a week to find out what comes next. Peace Corps, China 23. I’ve dreamed of this for a long time, but it’s not like anything I imagined but … Continue reading

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