Recurring Dreams

The countdown has begun. I now have only five days of teaching left at Yale. The office has gone through a complete remodeling and everything is torn down, including (without my permission) all my students' drawings (a lot of them "portraits" of their teacher) that I had on the wall. Things are being painted, wires … Continue reading Recurring Dreams


Everybody Plays Volleyball

Because she asked nicely, I can relate to this haiku by Emily Jennings: "Goddamnit, I'm your teacher, not a snack machine. Get your own candy." This weekend was a big deal for foreigners on Jeju. The Jeju Furey Beach Volleyball Tournament was held up north at Iho Beach. Here's a link to an article about … Continue reading Everybody Plays Volleyball