6 months down, 6 to go….. what lies ahead?…

Busan, 23/8/10.

Monday morning, sat in my chamber/teacher’s corner, having just taught 1st class. Where is this all headed? I’m asking myself the same question.

A week ago, I was sat on a beach in Moalboal, Philippines, on my first ”holiday” in five years. I say that as the last real one I went on was to Greece with some of my family just after Mum’s passing. I’ve been to many countries…

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6 months down, 6 to go….. what lies ahead?…

Busan, 23/8/10.

Monday morning, sat in my chamber/teacher’s corner, having just taught 1st class. Where is this all headed? I’m asking myself the same question.

A week ago, I was sat on a beach in Moalboal, Philippines, on my first ”holiday” in five years. I say that as the last real one I went on was to Greece with some of my family just after Mum’s passing. I’ve been to many countries…

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A tribute to a wonderful woman…….

Busan, 02/04/10

I’m writing this sat in my oneroom apartment in Busan, South Korea. Having read a friend’s touching eulogy to his departed father, who also passed away around this time of year, I feel it’s a good time to look back on a wonderful woman, one who shaped and is still shaping my present and future.

Who would have known that 5 years would pass by so quickly?

It feels like yeste…

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A tribute to a wonderful woman….

Busan, 02/04/10

I’m writing this sat in my oneroom apartment in Busan, South Korea. Having read a friend’s touching eulogy to his departed father, who also passed away around this time of year, I feel it’s a good time to look back on a wonderful woman, one who shaped and is still shaping my present and future.

Who would have known that 5 years would pass by so quickly?

It feels like yeste…

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A tribute to a wonderful woman…….

Busan, 02/04/10

I’m writing this sat in my oneroom apartment in Busan, South Korea. Having read a friend’s touching eulogy to his departed father, who also passed away around this time of year, I feel it’s a good time to look back on a wonderful woman, one who shaped and is still shaping my present and future.

Who would have known that 5 years would pass by so quickly?

It feels like yeste…

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Busan Update-Chuseok!…

Busan, 5/10/09.This is the time of the year when the moon shines brightest……Chuseok, basically Korean Thanksgiving, a day of coming together as a family and thanking ancestors for a plentiful and happy harvest, fell on a Saturday (October 3rd) this year.This sucked a little, because in Korea, the day before and after such events are also national holidays, therefore it is ideal if it falls du…

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Busan Update-Chuseok!

Busan, 5/10/09.This is the time of the year when the moon shines brightest……Chuseok, basically Korean Thanksgiving, a day of coming together as a family and thanking ancestors for a plentiful and happy harvest, fell on a Saturday (October 3rd) this year.This sucked a little, because in Korea, the day before and after such events are also national holidays, therefore it is ideal if it falls du…

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Busan Update-Chuseok!…

Busan, 5/10/09.This is the time of the year when the moon shines brightest……Chuseok, basically Korean Thanksgiving, a day of coming together as a family and thanking ancestors for a plentiful and happy harvest, fell on a Saturday (October 3rd) this year.This sucked a little, because in Korea, the day before and after such events are also national holidays, therefore it is ideal if it falls du…

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Busan Update- The best things in life are free…Falling in love all over again…

Busan, 7/9/09.Wow, three months whizzed by since I last wrote anything. Why is that, you may ask? Well to be honest, despite having been up to Seoul for my week’s holiday at the end of July, I’ve not done anything of any real note, aside from work and the usual Haeundae/Gwangali weekend mix-up……as fun as it is, it’s not been worthy of an entry!Life is nice here in September. It is a little coo…

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Busan Update- The best things in life are free…Falling in love all over again……

Busan, 7/9/09.Wow, three months whizzed by since I last wrote anything. Why is that, you may ask? Well to be honest, despite having been up to Seoul for my week’s holiday at the end of July, I’ve not done anything of any real note, aside from work and the usual Haeundae/Gwangali weekend mix-up……as fun as it is, it’s not been worthy of an entry!Life is nice here in September. It is a little coo…

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