Monthly Archives: July 2010

Living in China. July 30, 2010.

Finally some sun this morning, though I know it will be miserably humid after all the rain. And in fact my forecast was correct. I went out at 11:00 and before I went a block my shirt was wet. I … Continue reading

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Living in China. July 29, 2010. Vietnam Trip Plan.

Woke up to thunder and clouds, but it wasn’t raining. But by the time I showered it was pouring with lots of lightning and thunder. About 14:00 I ran out for a Shenzhen Daily. Ducked into a cafe to read … Continue reading

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Living in China. July 28, 2010.

Another rainy, stormy day. There was heavy rain, lightening and thunder all day. About 13:30 the rain let up a little and I ran out for a Shenzhen Daily. Went to the park for a few quick laps, but then the … Continue reading

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Living in China. July 27, 2010.

Woke up to the loudest thunder I’ve ever heard here. Oddly, the sun was out and it was raining. Since the weather was so bad I stayed in this morning and worked on my Vietnam trip. Pretty much got it … Continue reading

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Living in China. July 26, 2010.

Slightly cooler and cloudy today. Found a new alley just a few blocks from my house that I never realized existed. It knocks off about a block and a half to the market. Went to the news stand for a … Continue reading

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Living in China. July 25, 2010.

Another hot and sunny morning. It was 89 in my apartment when I got up. Am still resisting the air conditioner, but today may be the day I give in. And in fact I did give in when the temperature … Continue reading

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Living in China. July 24, 2010.

Sunny and hot this morning. It’s supposed to get up to 32 (about 90-95). I guess the typhoon has passed. I swore I’d never stop by the cafe that served me the counterfeit Tsingtao a few days ago, but stopped … Continue reading

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Living in China. July 23, 2010.

Cloudy and cool this morning. Still raining off and on. Walked by the subway construction. I’m impressed by 2 things. First, that giant ditch has been filled in. Second, that the nearby apartment building didn’t collapse. I was sure it … Continue reading

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Living in China. July 22, 2010.

Cloudy with off and on rain this morning. Checked in with Sea. She said she was feeling good. I looked at her medicine. There was a box of pills and 2 bags of herbs for tea. I’m not sure what … Continue reading

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Living in China. July 21, 2010.

I thought the weather called for rain today, but it was slightly cloudy and hot when I got up. About 10:00 I accompanied Sea to the Traditional Chinese Medicine hospital. It only took her about an hour to check in, … Continue reading

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