A lot of interesting stuff happened this week in terms of people, particularly celebrities, coming out. Ricky Martin announces that he is gay and Anna Paquin announces that she is bisexual as a PSA for Cyndi Lauper’s “Give A Damn
” campaign. (more…)
Qingming Festival is coming up. As I am told, it usually falls on April 5th – 104 days after winter solstice. However, the association that we belong to will be celebrating it on the April 18th.
I always find it interesting how many Chinese holidays there are in the year. Most of them I have never heard of, but this one (Qingming
) is of particular importance to me. The...
Eventually, I will have to face the facts: I am not getting any younger. I can’t do the things that I could do when I was younger. My body is changing, my metabolism is changing, and it takes a lot longer to heal from injuries than when I was younger. I remember those days when a sprained ankle only took a couple of days to heal and then...
Over the holidays, I had the opportunity to clean up my room at my parent’s house. There is something that is quite liberating when you can get rid of stuff. It makes you feel so…clean. If you get emotionally attached to things like I do, the thought of letting something go can be quite painful. However, not all things end up in the trash. Continue Reading: Starting Clean with the New Year