The Ceiling Saga

So, one day in January I am trying to sleep on my oh so comfortable bed (note the sarcasm) when I suddenly feel a large drop of water land on my leg. It happens two or three more times before I realize that it is coming from my ceiling. It is the rainy season, and […]

English Names

Okay, so, here’s the deal. English and Chinese, not so similar. This makes things like learning names of neighborhoods and streets a very laughable occasion for a Chinese speaker listening to any of my conversations. I butcher it all, foods, places, Chinese provinces, but by the grace of God not the names of my students.  […]