A Simple Moment

I am by no means a sentimental person, but today I was touched by a moment that I felt compelled to share. I have scarcely written about my teaching experiences, that being the reason I am here and what I spend the majority of my time doing, so I thought today I would share. After…

Wayfarer

I guess this weekend of exploration started Friday night. We went to meet Alice at the Jongli night market. (We live between two major cities, Jongli and Taoyuan, Jongli is a little smaller and on the southern side of Nankan.) It was smaller than the one in Shilin, but a lot more manageable. Basically the…

Walk Like a Dinosaur

I stood in front of the class marching around with my arms stretched out and growling for a solid two minutes until I realized none of the students were going to get up and walk like a dinosaur with me. Just another thing getting lost in translation in a brand new English class. They are…