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Two Years Gone — Memory

Exhaustion has taken hold. I barely have enough time for myself anymore, much less a social life. I teach seven more classes this year than I did last year, which is a lot. It still amounts to 15 hours a … Continue reading

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‘It’s too late, Baby’

4.5 weeks away to leaving all this behind. I am ready…at the same time I feel bittersweet symphonies. I decided to walk to school today and walk home. Something I have not done in a while. Yesterday when I entered … Continue reading

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Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

I am worried I will experience PTSD when I arrive back in the states. The Honking. For whatever reason people who drive love to honk. They honk when they are impatient, they honk when they want you to look at … Continue reading

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Slum Village

BEHOLD::: I am not sure my parents are ready to endure Long Hua–nine days until they come-. Time will proclaim itself when they arrive. Some things about my town. It is Construction Party Pad. There is a KTV [karaoke chain … Continue reading

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