Tag Archives: Sunset

Waiting for the Tide

With the new campus opening and everything that goes with it, I’m only teaching two classes right now. That combined with the clinic hours means I’m working about half as much as expected, so I fill my days with Chinese, … Continue reading

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Posted in 2017-10, Lanzhou, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Linze (临泽)and the Rainbow Mountains

Danxia is on the edge of the Gobi Desert, just outside of Zhangye (张掖) several hours North of here. It’s beautiful. The desert is a soft brown, spotted with green and purple plants. The natural landscape is amazing, but sparse … Continue reading

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Posted in 2017-10, Uncategorized, Zhangye | 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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Posted in 2017-09, Lanzhou, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Home in Lanzhou

Some places you go, and it just feels like somewhere you’ve been before. Lanzhou is one of those places for me. San Diego has more granite, but the beauty of the brown and green mountains, the vivid sunsets, and the … Continue reading

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