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July 2015

The Other TIFF

In addition to running a marathon, getting scuba certified, doing an open water swim, and joining a writers’ group, going to a film festival is something I’ve always wanted to do but for some reason could never get myself to do until coming to Taiwan.

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Not the First Time


On Sunday, I swam in my first open water race. I signed up with the help of my friend Kevin. Like when I did the marathon, I was pretty much the only foreigner there (I saw two others competing) out of over two thousand Taiwanese.

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