Dinner with おじさん
Since おばさん was busy attending a community dinner with the local socialites, おじさん decided to take me out for dinner in Iida… Restaurant: Izakaya Joint Round 1: Fried fish appetizer, beers, shrimp salad, Round 2: Sashimi sampler Round 3: Mixed kebob assortment platter - Restaraunt change: Yakiniku Joint - Round 4: 5 rounds of mixed yakiniku, tea, sake (for おじさん) Round 5:...
Deogin Praise/Worship team for Wednesday morning services. Praise songs come with choreographed dances and all…
Happy Teacher's Day (스승의 날)
Today, schools across Korea celebrated Teacher’s Day, a day to express gratitude and appreciation for Korea’s school teachers. The day started off at Deogin with students lining themselves up to the entrance of the school and bowing to teachers on their way in. After two periods of regular classes, the students herded themselves up to the gym while the teachers gathered together to...
While proctoring mid-term exams last week, I wrote the following about the Spring weather while sitting at my desk… The weather has been amazing recently. Clear blue skies with a breeze blowing in from the ocean that when mixed with the warm sunshine, gives your skin feel-good goosebumps when you first go out. Spring seems to put everyone in a good mood. Nonetheless I can’t help but...
MAY 5 2012 WOLCHULSAN DAY HIKE →
For better photos of our day hike at Wolchulsan, check out Eric’s (fellow Fulbrighter placed in Naju, about 40 min northeast of Mokpo) blog above.
Uninteresting fodder for discussion… Heading up to Gwangju on Friday to watch a KIA Tigers game with fellow Fulbrighters Sarah, David and Daniel.