The Edge of the World

I remember learning in elementary school that people used to think the world was flat. As a child I thought it was a ridiculous that people thought the world could just end (duhhh of course the world is round). Now, I think I can understand how it made sense explorers and cartographers that it was…

Spring Scream(ish)

This past Friday was Children’s Day, meaning absolutely nothing to me but a three day weekend!   Children’s Day also happened to fall on the same week as Tomb Sweeping Day. A holiday for paying respects to the dead. Typically one would visit their ancestors tomb leave an offering, light some incense and say a…