Tag Archives: Leaving

Farewell to China

When I was in Xi’an I was spending much of my time with Nick, an American who was teaching English up north in Harbin. He told me that he intended to write a book about the constant minor insanities of … Continue reading

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Da-svi-dan’ye Russia

So now that I’ve left Russia, I decided I’d add a couple of thoughts that hadn’t been included already. The first thing that struck me is the sheer size. Russia is big. Really big. (You may think it’s a long … Continue reading

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