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Happy Chinese New Year 新年好!

February 3rd, 2009

So begins my account of my adventures over the Chinese new year. For those of you that don't know the Chinese holiday extended from January 26th to about February 2nd. The holiday is heavily populated with fireworks, family gatherings, community events and a shmorgasborg of other celebratory customs. 1-27-09 The Boat, The Fireworks, and the Fishing ...

A Late Night Rant

February 3rd, 2009

What follows is a little late night catharsis and reflection -  I'm sure more things of this type will follow in time.  If your feeling sentimental dig right on in! So it occurred to me today that perhaps a brief release might aid in my tollerance of my day to day life here in China. Perhaps a candid ...