Day 183

Tuesday | August 28th, 2012

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Tuesday was a typhoon day. Strong winds and rain. Nothing like the doom predicted all over the tv in the two days leading up to the event. It was a betrayal. I was lied to by newscasters yet again.

In the wee hours I took Twitchy on a very long 5-6 kilometer walk because once the rain hit she would be cooped up and she needs more space than even our too large apartment can provide sometimes. She hates rain and getting wet, but doesn’t quite get that it is raining and that’s the reason we’re not taking her outside. It was a preemptive walk and she slept most of the day.

While the winds of Bolaven whipped the building for much of the day, I tinkered with files for next week’s vacation killer known as work. While Twitchy slept, a very jealous about not-going-on-the-special-walk last night Naughty gave me death stares all day.

The Daily Bullet

It was interesting to see an event which caused the removal of those annoying banner ads that usually don each intersection on account of the coming badness called Bolaven.

Daily Report

I didn’t sleep last night. I struggled to write or create a script that would grab an .mp3 from a folder, open it, insert markers in pre-determined places, split the audio file into eleven segments based on those

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Gyeongju

Out beyond the fake lake (Bomun) for Christmas Day lunch at a place called the Healing Kitchen. It’s all farms and hilltops here. And roads to more farms and hilltops. Except for the noise from the cars, I

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The Fourth Wall

I’m here and alive. Ten days behind the reality of my written life, yet here and alive. TOEIC is the predominant motif of life from the end of the semester until … today. This is the end, after

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This Old Hanok

When we had the bathroom done, we wanted to design our own window for the part of the wall which straddles the storage space along the side of the house. This way we could have clean airflow through

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