Today I am in the editing process of my site, my old posts and new projects. So please excuse my dust spelling and typos as I make the changes. In the meantime, enjoy this cute panda that I saw near Xi'an in 2010.
Tuesday is my 46th birthday. I am not sad at this revelation, in fact I feel freed by it. I have spent a long time chasing something. Unsure of what this thing was, I had no idea that it was inside me all along. Chasing this beast cost me relationships, friends, family and work. It … Continue reading Something Old, Something New
Wow, time flies doesn't it? I hadn't realized it had been so long since I kept up with my posting and even longer since I did any really writing. Life is funny that way. It has been exactly 4 years since I came home from my year in China. Four years of ups and downs … Continue reading 好久不见 (Long Time, No See)
Aging… I have been fighting it for years. Been coloring the gray for about 20 years and have been blessed with very little wrinkles. I had beautiful skin tone until about 3 years ago when I started noticing my cute freckles around my eyes and nose decided to begin merging into large colonies of discoloration. … Continue reading Aging
I recently had the privilege of reading an advance copy of Susan Blumberg - Kason's first book: Good Chinese Wife. I also was lucky enough to ask her a few questions about the book, writing and the pain of a relationship that you put your heart and soul into only to have it turn bad. … Continue reading Must Read: Good Chinese Wife by Susan Blumberg-Kason
So I have survived the first week of my challenge to live without social media, games, reading, etc.apps on my phone and learn how to be present, less distracted and more efficient. I didn't realized how hard this would be until my first afternoon when I was waiting in line somewhere and didn't have something … Continue reading One week of being less distracted…
Anyone that has seen me in person can attest to the fact that I am constantly on my phone. Whether it is for a text, a quick Facebook check or status update, I am always on my phone. It has gotten so bad lately that I believe it is causing my anxiety level to rise. … Continue reading Trying Something New