Category Archives: General

Dance of the Wounded Soul

“The greatest enemy will hide in the last place you would ever look,” Julius Caesar She came to me in tears, going on and on about how she could’ve done better; about how she is definitely better than this; about … Continue reading

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On the couch, while watching The Amazing Race (s?)

The only television programmes that I flip on these days are those on the Asian Food Channel (AFC) and the Travel and Living Channel (TLC). And usually only during meal times, while I gobble down the occasional instant noodle, homemade … Continue reading

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On the bed, while watching Friends (1994)

As I sat across the bed from my monitor, enjoying a delicious bowl of pecan and oat cereal, with Friends playing on computer,  is when I recall an incident that Phaedrus once shared. Phaedrus had a habit of watching an … Continue reading

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At the bar, on good and evil

“Hell is filled with good desires.” -St. Bernard Sitting across the table, she told me that Hitler had good intentions for protecting the welfare of the state in bid to restore her former glory. That good here may be subjective, … Continue reading

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At the coffeehouse, on fate.

In war the victorious strategist only seeks battle after the victory has been won, whereas he who is destined to defeat first fights and afterwards looks for victory.” -Sun Tzu The coffeehouse in Ximen, Taipei comprises of three floors where … Continue reading

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