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Bourdain and Quixote

After coming back from Tianshui, I could feel myself starting to shut down. Months of nonstop work, or at least what felt like it was really starting to get to me. I am an extrovert by practice, but an introvert … Continue reading

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Posted in 2018-06, Lanzhou, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

It’s Usually the Little Things

I think the only problem with Tianshui 天水 was having to leave. The skies were blue, and it was a busy time, but it was an amazing trip. The places I saw and the people I met were wonderful and … Continue reading

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Posted in 2018-06, Tianshui, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Competition in Tongwei 通渭

I don’t know why I asked, I just happened to see a message in my kung fu group about a wushu competition in Tongwei 通渭. I didn’t really ask where it was, or details, it just came out. I didn’t … Continue reading

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Posted in 2018-05, Tongwei, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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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Posted in 2018-04, Lanzhou, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment