Monthly Archives: May 2011

Warning: Hot Asian Girls Can be Hazardous to Your Health

Long story short: I was staring hard at an attractive Korean girl as I was stepping off the bus last week and ended up missing the curb, falling off the bus, and coming down hard on my ankle. I heard¬†it … Continue reading

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Egg. Larva. Pupa. Butterfly!

If you don’t know the four stages of the Butterfly Cycle already, you will by the time this video is over. ūüôā

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The Funny Thing About English

It’s a big step, dear readers, but this week, after 3 months of living like a tourist, I’ve finally started putting some real effort into learning¬†Korean. It’s definitely a daunting task, complete with an entirely new alphabet, but I’m determined … Continue reading

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Cracker Jack!

Dear Mom and Dad –¬† ¬† ¬†¬†¬† Thanks for sending the Cracker Jack. Some of the kids were a little camera shy, but as you can see they all enjoyed it very much.¬†Dad – They say “Thank you, J Teacher’s … Continue reading

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Buddha’s Birthday Parade

Because J Day 2011 is just around the corner I decided to treat myself right and buy a new digital camera this weekend — nothing like an early birthday present, you know.¬†As it turns out, the timing of this purchase … Continue reading

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The Most Disturbing Thing You’ll See Today

…or at least I hope this is the most disturbing thing you’ll see today. So here’s the story: every Monday I give my students a phonics lesson¬†about a different letter from the English alphabet (you may remember my redneck take … Continue reading

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