Next Stop, Hong Kong! (revised) Another 3 days and 27 years to go! While these numbers seem different and it seems I have a different agenda this time around. I will be making a fifth return trip into Hong Kong and my perception has changed dramatically. Years ago Hong Kong was once a strange but … Continue reading What is home, Hong Kong?
It was my passion to learn the Chinese culture, their traditions, and language by 2018. To fully immerse while teaching English was my understanding to achieve my goals. Instead, the experience led me to a deeper understanding of the Chinese and myself. The Chinese culture only took months to understand while their traditions is still … Continue reading Decided To Stay
Tom Songer 2018 Suzhou, Taicang, China What makes this country great that Westerns will reconsider much later? It's a country with over 1.4 billion people and a density of 147 people/Km² (1 square mile = 2.5899 Km²) it has become the largest populated country in the world. Invertedly there are a same number of people … Continue reading 6 Jaw Dropping Ideals of China
You Guessed It! One day sunbathing in Bali without a worry in the world it happened. You don't think it can happen to you. We say, "nothing could go wrong with me." Why should it? It's a vacation! However, that wasn't the case last Friday. I was the victim of fraud. The person was from … Continue reading Don’t Be A Victim
Starting a Second Career as a Teacher In thiѕ dау and аgе, it is еѕѕеntiаl to hаvе a саrееr tо mаkе еndѕ meet аnd tо аttеmрt tо kеер уоur hеаd аbоvе wаtеr. Hоwеvеr, it оftеn hарреnѕ thаt duе tо certain circumstances реорlе decide quit thеir jоb, and thеn thеу find it tоugh to gеt back … Continue reading Leaving a Long Term Career