Tag Archives: China

Feast or Famine

Feast or famine, that seems to be the pattern here. A few weeks ago I was bored. Now, there is never enough time. Classes, projects, students, teachers, friends. This job is difficult for an introvert. I am still enjoying it, … Continue reading

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Death as an Outsider

It’s always surprising to me when someone looks to me for advice, or someone to talk to. Not because I can’t do it, but it’s rare that I seek people out to talk to them about problems in my life. … Continue reading

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Time on my Hands…

The new semester has begun, but not really for me. I’m still only teaching two classes a week and one class every other week. It leaves me a lot of free time, but that is not always a good thing. … Continue reading

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Oncoming Spring

There is a common question here, one that took me a bit to really figure out. 回家吗?Did you go home? There rarely is any real context, so the first time I was asked I still thought of home as here. … Continue reading

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