you wouldn't start a run in a storm. but when the rain spontaneously starts mid-run, though you knew full well it was drizzling when you left the house, you can enjoy it with childlike abandon. that feeling of being soaked to your underpants and squishing along in your sneakers is better only when you're squishing … Continue reading idyllic al buehler
i chased the long tail today. to research Korean companies with ops in the US and vice versa, i called the Korean Embassy in the US, the Korea Trade Center in Miami and last, visited the US Embassy in Seoul's site. is a career in the foreign service right for you? no no no. i … Continue reading careers representing America
I’m prejudiced. I discovered this last Friday when I lost my wallet. Not my best day. Retracing the afternoon, I thought about the two places the wallet could be and the one place I wanted it to be. I crossed my fingers I’d left the wallet at my tenants’ home where I’d visited earlier in … Continue reading kick in the pants
I discovered I’m a bit of a bigot. Last Friday, 10 minutes before meeting my friend Rene for dinner, I realized I’d lost my wallet. @#$%! Where could I have left the damn thing? What is wrong with me for not zipping my purse? How long will it take to replace a Korean visa? Are … Continue reading I am still learning.