Being Willing to Ask

Like any expat in China longer than five minutes, cultural faux pas have occured in my stay. Small things, like cutting a pear and handing a piece to a friend;

Model Mandarin: October 2014

BEAR IN MIND Remember how to speak by saying things you shouldn’t. It’s never too much to praise another person and give others positive reinforcement. In fact if you can’t

Grown, but Not Out

Tending to mentally categorize times of year by the festivals that mark them, I will probably always immediately associate October with Halloween, even despite the fact that there’s a major