Tag Archive: life

Los Angeles give me some of you!

Los Angeles come to me the way I came to you! – John Fante During the four hour bus ride from Hanoi (Vietnam) to Halong Bay, I glimpsed remnants of the Tet Festival… Continue reading

Breaking away from the European Union

Although the hallmark of the new calendar year so far was the debilitating flu, thankfully I recovered just in time for festivities in Taiwan. Moreover, my appetite is recuperated, which is of utmost… Continue reading

Largo

…I grew up liking that word when I first learned it during my piano lessons. My apologies for my prolonged absence from WordPress. With the holidays and trying to finish work before leaving… Continue reading

A letter for you

Dearest Salève, I miss you When I was going through a rough patch with the one I love, you embraced me in your broad, strong shoulders. You let me cry and blew away… Continue reading

Mistaken Identity

A post inspired by peppers, Marilyn Monroe, and Grayson. Padrón peppers (“Pimientos de Padrón”) are my most favorite thing to eat in Spain. Last month was the festival to celebrate this vessel of… Continue reading