Tag Archives: Staten Island

The day before.

This will probably be the last sort of boring post on this blog since I fly to Japan in 18 hours. Eighteen hours. It’s been a long journey to this point.  I started searching in June, got the job in … Continue reading

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Greetings …and solicitations?

Tomorrow Mike and I call my boss in Japan for the last time before we officially meet him on SUNDAY.  Gotta make sure I find out if we’ll have a blanket when we arrive…  We’re also going to the consulate … Continue reading

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Details & digits

Here’s the skinny.  I’ll be teaching English Tuesday-Saturday from 2pm – 10pm to kiddies and adults from a textbook.  My apartment is conveniently located directly above my school, so my commute is zero and my rent, well, it’s beautifully cheap.  … Continue reading

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Digging for fire.

In my sophomore year at college I decided to switch my major from sociology/anthropology to English in the hopes that I would work in the publishing industry.  Maybe one day I’d become an editor. During junior year, I searched high … Continue reading

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