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A Stranger in a Strange Land

Tweet I made it after over 30 hours of travel time (15 of that in the air). I am very tired but could not nap until I saw my surroundings and its exciting. Within a few blocks is not only where I’ll be working but hundreds of different businesses including a KFC, Duncan Donuts, and […]

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Finally Off to South Korea

Tweet I leave for Daegu later today. I am very excited about finally leaving but not so much about the 25+ hours it will take to get there. What am I supposed to do with a 4 hour layover in Chicago? Oh well it will be an adventure at least. As soon as I get […]

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Random Youtube

Tweet I realized today that I will not miss driving that much. In a matter of a few miles here near the house, I was almost hit by 2 idiot drivers. I don’t live in a densely populated area either. This is one of my favorite youtube videos of all time. I figured since the […]

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Quick Trip to Big D

Quick Trip to Big D

Tweet Clouds in Louisiana It has been a very busy week for me as I prepare to leave for South Korea. I decided I needed to go see some friends before I left town, and pick up some things from storage while there. Friday started out with a long drive to Dallas. It took a […]

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Halloween Comic

Halloween Comic

Tweet Love this Halloween Pic so thought I would share.

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FedEx to S. Korea

Tweet So I went down to FedEx yesterday to mail off my documents. The interesting thing was it was cheaper, by $20 or so, to send it Priority than it was to ship it standard. It will get there 3 days earlier too. They said several countries were like that, cheaper to send quicker. That […]

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Daegu Here I Come!

Daegu Here I Come!

Tweet I was told tonight that my paperwork is fine. So Daegu, here I come! You can see where in South Korea Daegu is located on the map to the right. I am headed off to mail my paperwork to Korea in the morning and everything is a go. I think the next step is […]

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Job Offer – Now in Limbo

Tweet I can’t sleep tonight. Late last week I had my first interview with a school in S. Korea. It’s a hagwon in Daegu, and I am very interested in the job. The interview went well and the school offered me the position. Since then it has been a waiting game. I went over the […]

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Passport Arrived and First Interview

Tweet My passport came last Saturday arriving in just under 4 weeks. I was surprised how quick I received it. This was my last document I needed in order to start interviewing with schools in S. Korea. After a few days of emailing resumes, pictures, and answering a lot of the same questions over and […]

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Friends Have Baby – I Await Passport

Tweet So I am just sitting around waiting for my passport to arrive before I can apply for teaching jobs in S. Korea. I got my criminal record check back the other day and sent it off to get apostilled. I was really surprised how quick it came back. I mailed it off to Tallahassee […]

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