Monthly Archives: May 2011

AKIC’s favorite poets

Not much to say today. So it’s time to make a list. Here, off the top of my head, is a list of my favorite poets: Alfred Lord Tennyson Elizabeth Bishop Ezra Pound W.H. Auden Emily Dickinson T.S. Eliot William … Continue reading

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Two Links.

Visit here to see what my son Tony is up to. Visit here to follow all that I have cooked up in the Wuxi China Expatdom.

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What is the Spirit of AKIC?The first of what could be a neverending whack of ruminations.

What is the Spirit of AKIC? Right now, I couldn’t tell you with any degree of certainty. But I hope that in writing this entry, the first of a series, I will be able to eventually tell you something. What … Continue reading

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Kim Il Jung is the North Korean Leader! Doh!

Kim Il Jung is the current leader of North Korea. Why the hell did I keep thinking it was Kim Il Sung who has been dead for years? I will punish myself by cutting and pasting this fact one hundred … Continue reading

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Home Mart demolished!

Actually, the Home Mart was not demolished. The Home Mart of which I speak was closed years ago. What I mean is that the building that the Home Mart was in has been demolished. Currently, the ground, that it once … Continue reading

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Observations and Links

The Toronto Maple Leafs have gone 44 years without winning the Stanley Cup. In Wuxi, there are brick walls, which are everywhere and are built for a variety of reasons. Some are built to cover the fact of demolition. Some … Continue reading

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HyLite Language School is looking for part-time trainers for July and August 2011.

We are looking for native speaking English teachers, currently in Wuxi, to teach part-time and full-time from mid-July 2011 to the end of August. Email me at akaulins for more details.

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