Tag Archives: Hong Kong

A Letter, #7

Dr. Man… I was telling someone about Oscar Wao the other day and so of course you came to mind – how would I have ever had the chance to spend an evening in the company of one of my … Continue reading

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A letter, #4

You will never believe the strange coincidence that brought you to my mind the other day. I am actually glad I can tell you in writing so I don’t have to hear you tell me how there are no coincidences … Continue reading

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It was one year ago, more or less.

Sometimes your only available transportation is a leap of faith. ~ Rev. Margaret Shepherd One year ago March 1, I quit my job. As far as I can recall this is only the second time in my life I have … Continue reading

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Well, then. My work (t)here is done.

I once flew across the Pacific Ocean for a weekend just for the chance to meet someone. It was like, 26 hours in the air and 48 hours on the ground… and I never even met the man. Seriously. I … Continue reading

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Baggage.

Everyone has baggage. Some people call it luggage. Some people call it issues. Some people get Freudian on you and what they make of it is completely frightening. When I took my suitcase out the other day to pack for … Continue reading

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18th Street Art: Koi

Art is everywhere. I love that about the world. It is all in the way you look at things. I have been missing the koi pond in my old village recently. And then, today I saw these koi on 18th … Continue reading

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Do you miss it?

If the way that you need Is too much like greed Decide if you are rich or you’re poor I went to a wedding the other day, or rather a wedding reception, for a friend who is more like family … Continue reading

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