Monthly Archives: April 2015

Zipper lamp

In my 26th and final post for the  Blogging A to Z Challenge 2015, I thought for a long time about what to write on the letter ‘Z’. Undecided, I came home and scrolled through my scattered photo folders, and finally … Continue reading

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Yehliu Geopark

In my 25th post for the  Blogging A to Z Challenge, I put together a photo essay of Yehliu Geopark, which is located along the north coast of Taiwan. Y is for Yehliu Geopark Yehliu is a cape in the town of … Continue reading

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Ximen Arch, Taiwan

My computer is out of the ICU now, with a new replacement chip. =P  So, in my 24th post for the  Blogging A to Z Challenge, it is back to posting photos. I put together a photo essay of Ximen Arch, … Continue reading

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To the esteemed Phillis Wheatley (1753-1783)

It is Week 4 of the 10 Premodern Poems by Women public online course by Stanford University. It has been interesting to read poems written by women in the 17th and 18th centuries and learn about the lives of the poets themselves. To … Continue reading

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Life, so brief and short

Today, I’m writing a haiku for Haiku Horizons, because well, I like to write poetry and I like some variety. 🙂  In week #62 of Haiku Horizons, the word prompt is ‘short’. I decided to write a double haiku for … Continue reading

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Love & Last

For this week’s Ronovan’s Weekly Haiku Challenge #42, the word prompts are ‘love’ and ‘last’. For some reason, I am reminded of Selena Gomez’s ‘The Heart Wants What It Wants’. LOL. But nevermind, here’s my haiku for this week. Hope you … Continue reading

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Whatever Lola Wants

In my 23rd post for the  Blogging A to Z Challenge, I decided to feature an old song, a golden hit called ‘Whatever Lola Wants’. I first heard it, of all places, in a Magnum ice cream commercial on TV. It’s … Continue reading

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Viva La Vida

My 22nd post for the  Blogging A to Z Challenge is on a song by Coldplay called ‘Viva La Vida’. V for Viva La Vida In an interview with Rolling Stone, frontman Chris Martin explained that the song and album title ‘Viva … Continue reading

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Use Somebody

For my 21st post for the  Blogging A to Z Challenge, I wanted to put together a photo essay on the UNESCO World Heritage Site called Bao’an Temple in Taipei, but since my laptop has gone into the ICU and will only … Continue reading

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Time After Time

For my 20th post for the  Blogging A to Z Challenge, I would like to talk about a song I listened to growing up. 🙂 T is for ‘Time After Time’ ‘Time After Time’ was released in 1984 by Sony BMG. … Continue reading

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