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Expectation

Leaving here is as hard as it was to leave my home in the States. I’ve settled in more than I expected, and while I had more free time to study than most, I feel like I missed out on … Continue reading

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Posted in 2017-08, Chengdu, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Dreams on the Other Side

Gansu University of Chinese Medicine. I didn’t know where I wanted to go because I didn’t know something like this would be a choice. It’s perfect. A smaller city, an hour to any number of awesome places, at a place … Continue reading

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Authentic Self

There are a lot of things about this place that seem so familiar. When I was growing up, we would spend our summers in New York, out in the Hamptons, before the place changed for me. I remember when I … Continue reading

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Posted in 2017-07, Chengdu, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Making a Home

Next week we begin teaching, practicum, they call it. It’s not much, compared to what I have done, but I have never taught at a university before. I’m sure it will go well enough, and I know I’ll be able … Continue reading

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