Monthly Archives: August 2009

More spam poetry.

You’re benumbed beat, thirsty, one’s hands on a far-out cosset on your lap and all you longing to do is embezzle pass‚ the lay waste surface, but you can’t because it’s been on the tarmac for the duration of hours … Continue reading

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However …

I’m not going to waste time thinking about this anymore. It’s not worth it.

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Figured it out.

I believe I figured out how someone could find my blog: Through my Facebook page. That’s the only thing it was linked to. Because of my privacy settings, only people I friended can access that information. If this is what … Continue reading

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So rare … so precious …

a Chinese music video with pinyin subtitles! Tian Lu, by Han Hong.

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Cool anti-drunk driving sign.

I like how they turned the character for wine into a scared little car. Photo by Gwydion Williams.

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Haibao hell.

(Photo by luuluu.)

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Well, shut my mouth!

I’ve been gone for a few days and looked at my school e-mail. I actually found an e-mail from the dean that I mentioned before saying what I had written on here about the whole level/back pay think not being … Continue reading

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Surroundings and work

I’ve been wondering how much a change in my surroundings could affect my work in a positive way. I’ve been thinking that if I got a chair I really like, plus some sort of side table, and used them just … Continue reading

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Still waiting.

I still haven’t gotten any word on whether I’ll get back pay. If they say no, I will at least try to file a grievance, even though it will be past the 30 days, since I had to wait for … Continue reading

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Don’t screw up your penis!

Here’s a link to a bizarre safe sex poster from Taiwan. It’s pretty astonishing. The weirdest safe sex-related ad I’ve seen is a TV spot I saw in Yunnan Province that featured Jackie Chan palling around with a six-foot-tall condom. … Continue reading

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Zipper.

I’m afraid I walked around all day today without zipping up the zipper on the back of my skirt.

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Do I have a bad attitude?

I’ve been wondering about this. I remember I was always pissed off when I was at Indiana, and dealing with U. of Memphis always pissed me off. Lately I’ve been irritated with a lot of stuff at my present school. … Continue reading

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The last tattooed women of the Dulong people

The Dulongs are a small ethnic group from Yunnan. In the past, women tattooed their faces for beauty reasons, but in the late sixties it was forbidden. This story is about the few people who still have this traditional facial … Continue reading

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Oh, son of a bitch!

I’m having more work troubles. There was this situation where students were going to go on a trip, and one of the chaperones had to cancel. She was looking for someone to replace her, and I said I’d do it. … Continue reading

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