Monthly Archives: November 2015

A lovely chair

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The Christmas cactus flowering again

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A red candle

And a red plate, unintentional. And then I read this poem, by Arrianna Prentiss Blood Red Candle A silent flame inside, burns my soul and fights my pride. Weakness swarms within my veins, behind my eyes you’ll see the flames. … Continue reading

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China Mirage

By James Bradley. This is a great book – page turner. US was also an opium seller to China – oh, how the blue blood families made their fortune The missionaries – how their conversion rate was a washout, yet … Continue reading

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An old bag

This picture is from thefreedictionary.com. I knew the term old bag but never fully understand it … till today. An lady spits in the pool … and I ran into her in the locker room when she wasn’t covered – … Continue reading

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Math wizards

No everyone Chinese is good at math. There are many articles and studies on Zhou Fu’s descendants, five generations strong, how they not only survived but prospered. Moving. A big deal. Cool. Great. But the problem I’ve is, we are … Continue reading

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Lang Lang and his music

classical musin on youtube Mozart – Turkish March my best guess: this was his encore. The level of enjoyment – at least to me – is what a concert player aiming for. The endless hours of solitary practicing … is … Continue reading

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Next door

ND is a relatively new social media, bonding the neighbors together, privately. Currently it has 81,000 neighborhoods. I went to shopping at the supermarket Waldbum’s and surprised to find it’s closing. No one said a word in ND, tho.

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My site is hacked

Hackers have found a new victim: me. It’s some experience to open up your web page and seeing something totally unexpected, unfamiliar. Actually it’s a little scary. Is this group really advocating for a cause or out there to make … Continue reading

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