Monthly Archives: March 2013
[preface for Twinkies & Eggs readers: last weekend I signed up to be a guest blogger for TalkToMeInKorean.com, the leading website for Korean self-study. My theme will be what it means to be a “gyopo” – ethnic Korean living in … Continue reading
This year is the 25th anniversary of my karate studio in LA (ok I don’t know what’s the exact date that it opened up but it definitely was in 1988, and I have definitely been in need a break from blogging … Continue reading
I found an apartment – huzzah! It’s very reminiscent of my Notting Hill flag back in London: cost is similar, both in absolute terms (630 kw vs. 672 gbp monthly) and in terms of being 50% higher than your typical … Continue reading
This is how you know you’re no longer in the English speaking world: They scheduled the Marathon on St. Patrick’s Day. I need a drink.
So ToastMasters feels a bit like a high school speech and debate club: a lot of setting of agendas, calling to order, speaking in turns for timed segments, and clapping politely. And, of course, roles up the yin-yang: president, VP … Continue reading