Tag Archives: China

My Life In China: Being a Waiguoren

Waiguoren loosely translates to foreigner in Mandarin.  The children out in public just stop, point and yell “Waiguoren!” whenever they spotted us out and about.  In China, it is evident when you are an outsider.  Me, I’m black, Chinese people … Continue reading

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Still Me

“It’s been too long…”  It feels like it’s been a few years since I’ve been gone.  But ‘I’m still me.’  And now I’m back, and after Rashan’s World has exponentially been expanded, I’ve got brand new perspectives and opinions, and … Continue reading

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A Day At The Movies: The Karate Kid

I saw The Karate Kid last night. A film about Beijing, while living in Beijing.  And I saw it in a slightly unconventional way…at home.  This movie is still out in theaters, but we were able to get a copy … Continue reading

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Life In China: Lunch

I go to work everyday, from 9 AM to 6 PM at an animation company by the name of Xing-Xing in the Lido area of north-easternish Beijing.  This is a really long time for me to be here everyday, and … Continue reading

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Life In China: The Great Wall

Pretty touristy fare, but still amazing, I had to do a post on the Great Wall of China.  I don’t need to tell you any historical facts, as we all learned a bit about it in school, and if you … Continue reading

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Life in China: The Bus

Okay. So I should have started this little post category as soon as I touched down here to share with you all of the intricacies of my dealings with the Chinese culture, and adjusting to life in Beijing in general. … Continue reading

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Twitter!!!

Is this the first post on the internet about Twitter?  No.  Is it even kind of early?  No.  Will it be the last post about Twitter?  NO!!!  I don’t even want to assume that anyone potentially looking at Rashan’s World … Continue reading

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