Posts tagged travel

The Universe

“There are some things that are best forgotten. And when I remember what a few of them are, I’ll drop you a line. But a couple of things worth remembering, that are all too easily forgotten, are the times in your life when you felt absolutely alone and uncertain. Yet somehow, perhaps beyond perception, there… Continue reading

The Expat Life

Seoul is an unbelievably diverse city. My coworkers alone come from New Zealand, England, South Africa, Canada, and the US. Other neighborhoods are teeming with people from Turkey. I have students from Japan and Saudi Arabia. Just last weekend, I met Indians and Iranians inviting me to their homes for an authentic dinner and the… Continue reading

Tabula Rasa

I’m not quite sure why it’s taken me almost an entire month to come up with something to say about how I uprooted my life and moved from California to South f**king Korea. But I’ve been hesitant. So many people have asked me why I’ve chosen to come here of all places to teach English,… Continue reading