Going Global

I've become a walking (well, hobbling, really) advertisement for globalization…. ….an American… …born in Pakistan… …living in China… …and now with 3 Swiss screws in...

Happy Delivery

When I began teaching English in China way back in 1984, people here were still quite isolated from the outside world.  When I and my...

Reality TV

With all the crazy 'Reality TV Wannabe' nuts in the news of late (think Balloon Boy and White House Party Crashers), I thought this would...

Comfort Food

Being in convalescent mode the past two weeks has given me a renewed appreciation for comfort food.  You know what I'm talking about — those...