Monthly Archives: June 2013

June 28: The Chinese Solar Period Guide for Cats in Nice

Secondary school teachers in France are civil servants with what is considered a job for life. To become a teacher, you have to have at least a CAPES qualification – five years of study after receiving the BAC, then a … Continue reading

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June 8: Avignon, roses, procrastination

Procrastinating is probably my most finely honed skill. This evening I should be doing a final fact-check on a travelogue about the small, walled city Avignon before I send it to its commissioning editor.  I should also be continuing to … Continue reading

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