One year in China. Let's do this!

Tag: Hongkong

Defining Home

This year is a trial run for life post-grad.  I love living in Shanghai, but also think about the possibilities for after this year and this fellowship.  So each time I travel to a new place in Asia, I think of it as not only a vacation spot but also a potential future home.  What… Read More ›

From Rank to Rugged

I have not bathed properly in several days.  I jump in and out of the shower quickly because it’s a hostel shower.  I then spend the day sweating. My skin feels gross.  Thank GOD no one knows me.  I feel the need to apologize to people sitting next to me on a bus for more… Read More ›


Hong Kong is wild and crazy and busy and metropolitan.  Until you go around the corner and then it’s not.  This city has taken me by surprise even after just being here for two hours.  I got to the hostel, dropped my bags, laced up my bright pink sneaks, and headed out the door.  After… Read More ›