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Entries from October 2012

Transitions all around me

October 19th, 2012 · 3 Comments

From my perspective, the recent past, the present, and near future has/is/going to be a time of big changes and/or transitions for most of my friends — moving in, moving out, death, birth, leaving jobs, new jobs, health issues, divorce, marriage, plus whatever else I’m missing. I’m not exactly sure what it means, but I […]

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Tags: Friends · Life

A Different Perspective from Mt. Kilimanjaro

October 1st, 2012 · 2 Comments

New lesson learned: Every once in a while, it is good to look up — both mentally and physically. This past week plus, I have been on a Mount Kilimanjaro expedition with Kenji, 3 other scientists (2 from Japan, 1 from Russia), 6 students (1 Tanzanian, 5 US), 6 teachers (1 Tanzanian, 5 US), 7 […]

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Tags: Kilimanjaro · Life · Travel