Monthly Archives: February 2010

Sick and Tired

I don’t get sick. The last time I was sick was .. ? Couldn’t remember; and I almost forgot what it feels like. It started Friday, the headache came visiting. At first, I didn’t know what it was, just feeling … Continue reading

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Two more flowers

Originally posted 2/28/2008 ..   11/23/2007   2/28/08 Those flower/plant are quite demanding, needing water almost every other day .. this isn’t what I thought would be …

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You’re what you eat

. You’re what you eat read. More pix on FB Joe the editor had met his tormentors: the kids who demanded meat at a vegan dinner had grew up. We enjoyed a leisure lunch out on the street by his … Continue reading

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Asian Art Museum

Asian Art Museum 200 Larkin St. San Francisco, CA 94102 415.581.3500 Shanghai is SF’s sister city and the host to 2010 World Expo. So this Shanghai exhibition is a celebration. It runs from February 12 to September 5. I’m not … Continue reading

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Sarah’s Key

By Tatiana de Rosnay was my book club’s last read. A great story idea but lousy writing (translating?) – something lost in translation? It reminded me of The Lover (1984 novel) by Marguerite Duras, in the same way that I … Continue reading

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Last snow storm of the season?

Feb 11, 2010. New York finally got its fair share. A whole white winter wonderland

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Use Sound Money Management When Trading Futures

by Jim Wyckoff Okay, traders: Do you know what is the most important aspect of successful futures trading? Is it identifying the trading opportunity? Is it proper entry into the market? Is it the trading “tools” you are using? Is … Continue reading

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Match standings

Having played 7 matches we have three more to go till the regular season ends on March 21. ~ Flight: 7.0 Mixed Adults League: 2010 Queens Mixed Doubles Leagues – Adults District/Area: Metropolitan Region – Queens USTA Section: USTA/Eastern ~ … Continue reading

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How nerve are you before each match?

I don’t feel that I get nerves before a match, and I play it as normal as I normally play. Hmmmm … The other day Feb 11, returning to the Westside tennis club I was bit jumpy. As soon as … Continue reading

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1984

Nineteen Eighty-Four by George Orwell. The book was published in 1949 and the author’s passed away in 1950. George Orwell’s work had inspired wide range of artists, Pink Floyd’s Animals (album) was based on his Animal Farm, and the Seattle … Continue reading

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My open letter to Mr. Obama

Dear Mr. President, Until you’ve done a great job – earned our standing ovation, please keep your husbanding and fathering to the minimum because we elected you to manage this country, not being the leading man of a third rate … Continue reading

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Oh Canada ..

Team USA beating Canada 5:3 in ice hockey. YAAAAAAA! It’s preliminary run in Olympics, but still. At tonight’s match, one of my teammates wore a bloody red shirt with Canada printed across the chest. It’s front and center. Cheering for … Continue reading

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Hong Kong in 1946

Hong Kong in pictures, back then.. Nothing beats the black and white photos. Forever simple and elegant. ~ Hong Kong in 1946

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Glass harp-la gazza ladra overture-Rossin

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All my digital cameras

The seventh, Canon T2i The Sixth, Dec 9, 2011: Canon Rebel T2i, The Fifth, Aug 2011: CoolPix S6100 16.0 Megapixels, wide 7x zoom. There’s Beethoven’s 5th.  There’s Chanel’s No. 5 and  Here is my little 5: Nikon Coolpix S6100, as … Continue reading

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Fishy, very fishy

I just got a call from Reba Management this morning, informing me we owed them, Coral Reef and asking if we would like to settle it: “How much can you afford to pay?” Melissa asked. Wait a second, didn’t we … Continue reading

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Guitar: Impossible

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With Dad

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