Tag Archives: English

Expected Beauty

It was a long trip out of Lijiang丽江 to the coastal cities of China. I spent 36 hours on two trains to Hangzhou杭州, then took another train and a plane to Beijing北京. It was a good trip, but in a … Continue reading

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Posted in 2019-09, Beijing, Hanzhou, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Between Stability and Adventure

It can be hard to explain to people why I miss building things and breaking things down so much. Teaching is fun, and I love it, but the work never really ends. Maybe if you spend five years with the … Continue reading

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Posted in 2019-08, Hanzhou, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Pear Trees and Spiderwebs

I was in Chengdu, finishing the paperwork and trying to see as many people as I could before I left, trying to decide if it was my final time or not. The idea of finding work in Chengdu after the … Continue reading

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Posted in 2019-08, Eryuan, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Leaving

These are my final days in Lanzhou. I don’t really know what I feel. It doesn’t seem entirely real, but I don’t think it ever really does. I just shipped out everything I don’t want to carry along with me, … Continue reading

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Posted in 2019-07, Lanzhou, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment