Traditionally Untold

I sit here and realize...I haven't been completely honest with you. I'm not actually living in China... Haha just kidding! I am, but I was cracking myself up thinking about how crazy it would be if that were true. Somedays my only goal is to make myself laugh...so I get to tick that box today. …

Is the Strange Familiar Yet?

 "What's in a name? that which we call a rose By any other name would still smell as sweet." ~William Shakespeare, Romeo and Juliet For whatever reason I have been thinking a lot about this Shakespeare quote the last couple of days. I feel as though it is distantly analogous of my experience here in China, …

(TEA)ching

This past Monday morning I didn't want to be a teacher anymore. It was my first lesson, and although I had a PowerPoint (PPT) prepared I was also hyper-aware of the fact that I was about to walk into a room full of engineering students studying for their PhD's. Here I am having recently graduated with …