There's a feeler out there for Onya. Potential homeowner lives just north of Daegu. Stay tuned. WebRep currentVote noRating noWeight
Actually, for now, I plan on keeping the work situation details to a minimum. People can e-mail me directly if they want to hear my thoughts about what went down. However, please allow for this confession. I've been very hard on my students, over the past three months I have: *beat them with sticks and … Continue reading Dirty Laundry: Am I Going Insane?
Typhoon Bolevan has stirred the beast within and Mt. Halla has awoken. Dakota is coming back home to America. Details to follow. WebRep currentVote noRating noWeight
Haven't written too much about life in Korea in general, but last week someone chalked up the cultural and job issues here to being akin to living in the "wild wild west." In essence, as a foreigner living here the rules are bendable and the hogwon system is dicey. Korea is not the wild wild … Continue reading Korea: Life in the Mild Mild West
This post is gonna be quick. Last night, I finally got my wish and snuck into the Tooshie Club with a friend. I was expecting a classy bar with lots of sexy Korean 40-year-old women. I was extremely dissapointed. First, the lobby just looks like a typical middle-class nourebang. Except the two people at the … Continue reading Dakota Peeks Into the Business Club
I don't think I've written about this yet on the blog, but Onya is now mine all mine. Me and my landlord had a passive agressive Korean-style fight, and then we had a direct western-style fight. It ended with me buying the dog for 30,000 won. The Korean style fight went like this; during the … Continue reading Doggy Business, My Landlord is a Terrible Person
A friend complained that my blog has been too unhappy and I'm a big meanie. So here are 100 warm and fuzzy things about my life on Jeju: 1. Ptolemny Barnes, teacher of English, has a new blog, "Another Expat Blog." He's a competent writer, I look forward to his material. 2. Dinosaur World Theme … Continue reading 100 Happy Things