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a letter to my eight year old self

Sunday January 22nd, 2017 in books, censorship, culture, freedom, language, life-as-fiction, music | Comments Off on a letter to my eight year old self

remember to breath

Wednesday October 26th, 2016 in life-as-fiction | Comments Off on remember to breath

snow falling in april

Sunday April 25th, 2010 in life-as-fiction | 2 Comments »

I love you in a place where there is no space or time

Tuesday April 13th, 2010 in life-as-fiction, music | Comments Off on I love you in a place where there is no space or time

the comfort of company, of unspoken words

Monday April 12th, 2010 in life-as-fiction | 1 Comment »

to the girl in washington square park

Sunday August 16th, 2009 in life-as-fiction, media, music | Comments Off on to the girl in washington square park

the train back

Sunday August 16th, 2009 in life-as-fiction, travelogue | Comments Off on the train back

leaving it all on the second floor

Monday June 22nd, 2009 in life-as-fiction, music | 1 Comment »

why nobody understands how i miss you

Sunday January 25th, 2009 in life-as-fiction | 3 Comments »

the chair on the top of the hill at the end of the world

Monday December 29th, 2008 in life-as-fiction, travelogue | 3 Comments »

book and sword : gratitude and revenge

is the first novel written by Jin Yong. The protagonist is Chan Ka Lok, who is the leader of the Red Flower Society. The book title refers to Ka Lok being famous for being well-versed in culture and martial arts, but also for having to make a difficult ethical decision. My father named me and my brother after him.

The subtitle is from a poem Desiderata