Mere Fragments #1 // Lost in Taichung

i guess that it is about time that i share about some of my adventures in taiwan. hahaha. maybe i should start with this past weekend. i think what happened this weekend will give you a good taste of what taiwanese culture is like. originally i didn’t have any plans for this weekend. so iContinue reading “Mere Fragments #1 // Lost in Taichung”

Relationship Struggles in a Foreign Country

lately, i’ve talked a lot about all these different uplifting things. how love crosses language barriers. how love makes all the differences. but, as they say, life is not all sunflowers and roses. life is not always fun or full of happiness. last week was not a great week for me. at least, that isContinue reading “Relationship Struggles in a Foreign Country”

Love Makes All the Difference

another week of teaching has started. and i find myself looking forward to it. it’s exciting to see new life enter into this camp. this is an entirely new and different experience for them. i hope that i can make them feel right at home. i have learned more and more that kids need love.Continue reading “Love Makes All the Difference”

Love Crosses Barriers

last week i completed my first week of teaching English. wow. where to even begin? i was nervous. afraid. how do i teach kids when i don’t even know their language? will they really listen to me, some stranger from another country? i’m so new. what if i make a mistake? will i be anyContinue reading “Love Crosses Barriers”

On to a New Adventure

it is finally happening. i’m setting out onto a new adventure! something totally different from anything i’ve ever done before. where am i going? taiwan. what will i be doing? volunteering by helping kids learn english. how long will i be there? a little over eleven months. it’s hard to believe, isn’t it? even forContinue reading “On to a New Adventure”