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February 28, 2007

Funny Fact

I was talking with a friend from the US by phone recently. Here’s a conversation snippet… Friend: “I know they have Fortune Cookies there (in China) […]
February 24, 2007

Part 1 – about the trip to Shanxi Province

Spring Festival (Chinese New Year)… In China … Wow… (2/10/07 – 2/22/07)   As I write this on Saturday 2/24/07 6:49pm, I’m hearing fireworks outside… Portions […]
December 11, 2006

My newspaper article

I was asked by a student, to submit an article for the Shanghai Finance University’s Economics journal. This article was to be part of the “English […]
October 6, 2006

Chinese National Day

We have enjoyed our week off… We experienced the tourist side of the Middle Autumn Festival while… being in Pudong and the Bund last Sunday and […]

Quote of the moment

There are no foreign lands. It is the traveller only who is foreign.

- Robert Louis Stevenson
September 7, 2006

I’m a foreigner…

You can thank a little girl (no older than 4 years old) in our apartment complex for the title of this post. Today as we were […]
September 3, 2006

The World of Sport

Still playing catch up with these journals… Although we live about 45 minutes from the school where we will be teaching, we live in an area […]
August 30, 2006

Jetson’s land

February 24, 2007

Part 1 – about the trip to Shanxi Province

Spring Festival (Chinese New Year)… In China … Wow… (2/10/07 – 2/22/07)   As I write this on Saturday 2/24/07 6:49pm, I’m hearing fireworks outside… Portions […]
April 8, 2007

It’s Springtime!!!

Wow… it’s now April… I am approaching the eight month mark. I have tried my best to embrace the customs here and not live completely like […]
March 3, 2007

Chinese New Year

As I said our time in Taiyuan was not very exciting. Very relaxing actually… played basketball a few days, ate a lot of good food, and […]