Monthly Archives: May 2005

A Basket of Kind Flowers

Today before my 2:00 writing class, I was going over my long, boring, and slightly neurotic List of Stuff To DO Before We Leave Seoul when four female students entered my office quietly. It was a beautiful 70-degree+ day today, … Continue reading

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Eating Cake with Chopsticks

Yesterday was designated The Day I Was Slated To Give A Talk at Sogang University here in Seoul where I currently teach. I give talks all the time, but this occasion made me inordinately nervous because, well, first, my husband … Continue reading

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On Korean Kindness

Two Korea stories: The first is the other day Professor Sookwon Shin invited me to the grand opening of a store on campus, the proceeds from which help poor students and poor children. (She’s a very classy professor at Sogang … Continue reading

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