Preparations Part I: The Nitty Gritty of Getting There

For my first two posts, I have decided to break down my preparations into two parts: The Logistical and the Emotional. This post is about the steps I have taken to prepare logistically for a four-month stay in China. Wenjiang is 20 miles from Chengdu. Chengdu is approximately 7417 miles from Chicago, where I currently […]


Up and Running

Hello! The blog is up an running – another step in the preparation is now complete! I depart for China in five days – Heaven protect me – but I will try to write something about all my prep work before I go. In the mean time, congratulations on finding me and I hope you […]