"Not all who wander are lost" November 18th 2010 Reflections from home
My father once quoted this famous line of Tolkien's when I was at a crossroads in my life, unable to decide where to go next, and feeling anxious about not having a clear vision of the future. There I was, at home, taking classes in Chinese but not knowing what to do with them. Sometimes our physical movements parallel our mental state rather well: when I heard of the job ... read more
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I lived in Huhehaote, Inner Mongolia - "The Blue City" - for 13 months. I now live in my home state in the USA, where I have reconnected with my romantic interest; where I am working to make a little money; and where I am dreaming of travelling again, writing a book, and/or going to graduate school in Chinese Language or Asian Studies.
Hobbies: reading, writing, watching movies, doing martial arts when I have the time, blogging and Facebooking when I shouldn't.
"You can always go home, so long as you realize home is a place you have never been before...True jo... full info