Overseas Roamer

Life back in the US

Exactly one month ago, I returned to the US. Since my return, I've been on a roller coaster of emotions. I thought I would only feel happiness, but I admit that even as I got into the taxi and rode... Continue Reading →


Home to Korea to home again (leaving early)

On Monday I'll be back in the US. Yes my contract was for a year. And yes I've only been here 4 months. Technically I quit at 3 months, but I couldn't leave right away. I'm sure people are curious... Continue Reading →

To the movies!

I went to the movies for the first time here in Korea on Sunday. I went with four girls from church. The typical three I hang out with plus a new girl who came to the church for the first... Continue Reading →

Mission travel #1

Today was mission travel which is sort of like going on an all-day field trip with some students. Of course it's supposed to be fun, but it's also supposed to be a chance for the students to¬†practice English with us.... Continue Reading →

Things I did not expect about Korea

Despite researching and preparing as much as you can for a new adventure, things are bound to happen that no one talks about or no one told you about. They'll be odd, quirky things that overtime you'll realize are not... Continue Reading →

The worst part about my job

Well there are a few things that I don't like about my job which is of course typical. I would be surprised to ever have a job that had no flaws. But one thing that worries me about my job... Continue Reading →

No gifts on Christmas?

Today I asked my students how their Christmas was. Some said it was fine. They went to church and some did a musical at their church (which I heard was common). Some said it was like any other day. And... Continue Reading →

It’s the most Christmas-y Day of the year!

¬† Today was wonderful! And I finally had the feeling of Christmas. So I'll take you through my day. Well I woke already happy because today was a Christmas party/celebration so I didn't have to teach at all. Before I... Continue Reading →


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