Monthly Archives: September 2012

Stop Motion

It was the 2006-2007 school year and I had just started teaching in Arizona. They say that the first year is the hardest. They also say we deal with stress in different ways. For me, I decided to make a stop-motion movie … Continue reading

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Gangnam Style

In late July it was passed on to me that there was a song sweeping the nation (of Korea). Upon watching “Gangnam Style” I noticed that it had nearly 80 million views. It is almost totally in Korean, but BreeAnn and I … Continue reading

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Chuseok Gift Sets

Well, it’s that wonderful time of year again.  Yes, I’m talking about Chuseok.  People describe it at Korea’s biggest holiday, combining Christmas and Thanksgiving.  But what little I know about Chuseok, it is neither a day to celebrate the birth … Continue reading

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remind me of home

i’ve been putting off this post. really, i’ve been putting off writing in general. it’s hard for me to collect and consolidate all the thoughts and experiences i’ve had in the past couple months and put them into words. writing … Continue reading

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The Black Eyed Me’s

After returning to Korea we bought a small lamp.  A small lamp with a switch on the cord.  One night, the lights were off, and BreeAnn asked me to turn on the lamp to read.  Bending over to turn on … Continue reading

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And We’re Back!

Sorry for the prolonged silence, but it has been a rather busy couple months.  It doesn’t seem like we’ve had even a couple hours to ourselves to collect our thoughts enough to share them with the rest of you.  But … Continue reading

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