Archive for May, 2011

“Here’s to Another Year”

May 28, 2011
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Let me first state for the record: no, I have NOT renewed my contract for another year. As of today, it will end on October 7th, 2011, and I plan to keep it that way. But I have been thinking. Simon and Martina of Eat Your Kimchi have just celebrated their third year in...
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Tsunami Cleanup in the Tohoku, Japan

May 25, 2011
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Tsunami Cleanup in the Tohoku, Japan

Pictures of my time in Ofunato with All Hands Volunteers. Story to follow:
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Why I Came to Korea

May 9, 2011
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Why I Came to Korea

Today is a holiday in South Korea: Buddha’s Birthday. My original plan was to enjoy a temple visit, but the weather did not oblige. So, I sit inside my clean apartment and think of things to write. Once you get out of the habit of blogging, it’s hard to start up again. This past...
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Posted in Japan, Random Thoughts, South Korea, Teaching English | 1 Comment »

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