Go Fukuoka Durian

Lots has gone on this past week. I think I’ll expand on the food related stuff on the Food Journal. Vacation ended last weekend. I had been standing up Brant all week long because of other commitments and my head cold. Finally, I had Saturday free and healthy to...

Labor Board III — Friend-Lee Tidings

If you have been following this drama so far in my battle with Unnamed Hagwon, you would remember that we have been going through interpreters like Spinal Tap goes through drummers.Our first interpreter had to move to Australia. Our second interpreter, Yeong-jun, got...

Labor Board II — In Stereo

The second hearing was today. We had gotten very prepared. Eun Jeong even talked heavily with attorneys and negotiators. One of the negotiators said he wanted to meet me and hang out some time. Anyway, they helped back up everything I had been saying all along. My...
Sh-wing in July

Sh-wing in July

The first gathering of the ZenKimchi 식 Ruffians met Saturday at Sh-wing for wings and beer. On the way there, I found that Domino’s is now offering Satan’s pizza. Even though I was late, I was the first to arrive. Sh-wing was empty, and there was a late...

The Labor Office

The hearing at the local Labor Office for my conflict with Unnamed Hagwon was yesterday. Eun Jeong and I showed up, and we met with our translator, Maria. We went over our case and waited in a government room with no chairs except for people talking to inspectors. Two...

Things Turn Crazy–Again

I haven’t posted for a long, long time and have deleted (temporarily) most all the posts from the past year because things have turned way into Surreal Land.It started a week after I left Unnamed Hagwon, and I called Unnamed Hagwon Owner to ask when she would...