The Great Art of Sauntering

Nov 06

Dreaming hard.

Dreaming hard.

My monetary goal is to save up $20,000 by June 2015. I’m not crazy, right? It’s entirely possible, isn’t it?

Nov 05

Travel Wish List Item #6: To see the Elephant Trunk Hill in Guilin City, Guangxi, China.

Travel Wish List Item #6: To see the Elephant Trunk Hill in Guilin City, Guangxi, China.


China’s rainbow mountains


Adding this to my list of places to see.

China’s rainbow mountains

Adding this to my list of places to see.

(Source: fruitbait, via travelnerd)

Progress update: Have learned 180 French words (and can assemble some sentences). Still a long way to go.

Nov 01

The world awaits.

The world awaits.

Oct 28

The Duolingo app is amazeballs. I’ve learned 54 words in French so far (including how to read short phrases and full sentences!). If you haven’t checked out the app, I highly recommend you to do so. If French isn’t your thing, you can learn Spanish, Italian, German, or Portuguese instead.

Oct 27

I got in touch with DeafJapan about the possibility of teaching ASL to Japanese students (thanks to Julie Mason and Paul Guo for the connection). It’s a non-paid 15-to-25-hours-a-week internship and boarding is paid for by the program. They want me to submit a resume and a short video. After that, I’ll have more information about the program, including whether or not they’d be interested in having me teach. However, because I won’t be able to teach until late 2015, the program might not even be around by then. We’ll see what happens.

Fingers crossed!

Oct 26

Travel Wish List Item #5: To walk through the city (town?) of Cinque Terre in Italy.

Travel Wish List Item #5: To walk through the city (town?) of Cinque Terre in Italy.

Travel Wish List Item #4: To see (and if no one is watching, climb) this tree at Angkor Wat in Cambodia.

Travel Wish List Item #4: To see (and if no one is watching, climb) this tree at Angkor Wat in Cambodia.