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Unexpected

It’s always the unexpected little things that have the biggest impact on my experience here. Like the joy of having a conversation suddenly switch from basic English to an attempt to explain the human condition. I think my favorite part … Continue reading

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

Stories to be Told.

And it just keeps getting busier. I kind of like it, but it would be nice to rest sometimes. There just always seems to be something else going on, some other project or event going on. Last week it was … Continue reading

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Posted in 2018-04, Lanzhou, 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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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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Posted in 2018-03, Lanzhou, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment