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A Bit About Being An ESL Teacher


So I thought I would give a little insight on my life as an ESL teacher.  Living & working in this very small province called Hayang has been interesting.  The school I work for is a private language school of … Continue reading

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How Embarassing!


My last post with all these pics I worked to hard to title & put captions with, somehow did not load correctly.   Such a beginner I am!  Please be patient while I smooth out the bumps in my picture … Continue reading

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Korean Election Day!


The day was Wednesday, June 2,2010.  My first full week of classes & we have a holiday! Yeah!  Armed with a hand sketched map my co-worker drew for me the day before to get me to downtown Hayang, I am … Continue reading

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My First Full Week Of Teaching…Almost


Why almost?  Because I found out that Wednesday, June 2, 2010 was Korea National Election Day.  Yeah, a day off mid-week.  Perfect.  I will go out and explore my new little Korean town called Hayang.  Get out, get some exercise, … Continue reading

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Best Procrastination Excuse: The Fear of Imperfection


Yes, it has been quite some time since my last update. I have many reasons, excuses for the delay, really! First it was because I was so busy. Then the summer monsoon rains came along with the 90+ degree heat … Continue reading

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My First Weekend


Time sure flies! As the days keep passing me by, I am doing my best to recall my first two months here in detail. As many details escape me right now, at the most odd times during the day the … Continue reading

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Today is a New Day


Already going through withdrawls because my computer is not hooked up. Yesterday the kind man had given me one adapter which was great, but now I needed to get my internet set up. I had no clue as to who … Continue reading

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