Monthly Archives: October 2010

There’s always a song!

But, here too, I digress, and delay the final arrival of my point….which is that there’s always a song running through my mind playing as the soundtrack of my life. So, today’s episode includes a little soundtrack for your listening pleasure. (And yes, these are all some of my favorite songs!) Continue reading

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Bye Bye, Beijing!

To quote the words of famous Beatles song that I’ve always used as the prime directive for my life and my nomadpreneur adventure: “…for tomorrow may rain, so….I’ll follow the sun!” Continue reading

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Cool Ruler come an’ gone!

From: walt@jamaicaninchina.com Subject: Jamaican in China!–Gregory Isaacs, The Cool Ruler, R.I.P. Date: October 27, 2010 11:46:36 AM GMT+08:00 This is a brief, but important interlude from my adventures here in China, to let fans of Jamaican culture, and Reggae specifically … Continue reading

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That’s MISTER Milk to you, madam!

From: walt@jamaicaninchina.com Subject: Jamaican in China!–”That’s MISTER Milk to you, madam!” (Language Lesson #1) Date: October 22, 2010 8:00:08 AM GMT+08:00 Tales of Dating and Cereal, (Cereal Dating???) As I’ve said to many a friend when discussing inter-cultural and international … Continue reading

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It’s all about the food!

From: walt@jamaicaninchina.com Subject: Jamaican in China!–It’s all about the food! Date: October 18, 2010 10:42:28 PM GMT+08:00 A new friend and fellow vegan mentioned yesterday that our lives seemed to revolve around food. That came as a surprise to me–a … Continue reading

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The Embassy Girls!

Every time you meet a fellow Jamaican somewhere overseas, you take a little trip back home before you even utter a word to each other. There is a knowingness, a…. Continue reading

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Seen in China

In New York, there’s “The Pink Pussycat Boutique,” “Babes in Toyland” and “Eve’s Garden.” In Paris, there’s “Toys Me.” In Beijing, there’s…. Continue reading

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My idea of a good day….

From: walt@jamaicaninchina.com Subject: Jamaican in China!–My Idea of a good day (Option 1) Date: October 2, 2010 8:44:45 AM GMT+08:00 Today was a good day. A walk through the streets to blend into everyday life. Parents take their kids to … Continue reading

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