‘Ringing’ in the new year

1 January 2015 Today marks the beginning of a new blogging adventure: A Year in Jewelry. Several years ago I was living in Beijing, China, when my younger brother, N, came to visit. We spent a week exploring the city, eating strange foods, drinking, and generally having a blast. On December 31, 2012, I decided that it […]

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‘In China, it’s never like this’: An interview with Peter Hessler about his move from China to Egypt

While doing a little net surfing I came across this article on The Washington Post about a journalist who recently moved from China to Egypt; much like myself. It’s nice to see someone else’s perspective on the same situation. ‘In China, it’s never like this’: An interview with Peter Hessler By William Wan, Updated: September 23, 2013 […]

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Welcome to my Egyptian adventure

It’s official, I have moved to Cairo, Egypt. My next adventure has begun. Though not without a few bumps along the way. It started in late June when I received an email from the director of the International School of Egypt asking for a Skype interview. I had to backtrack and lookup who was emailing me […]

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