Working out from home has various benefits including an unexpected emotional effect on me: Moving mindfully feels like meditation.Read More
Just as the bad things in life shall pass, so do the good stuff. Life is too short to be fussing about things that do not matter.Read More
“For every moment you double down on something that’s not working out, you are forgoing other potentially valuable opportunities.” – The New York TimesRead More
Once in a blue moon, I would select my next travel destination because of an unusual or exceptional lodging in the area. This has brought me to places that I had not heard of before; the mountainous village of Higashi-Yoshino 東吉野村 in Japan’s Nara Prefecture is one example. I was looking for a place to stay…Read More
How many people notice or read a lengthy image caption on Instagram? Why should I bother to write them?
Because I care.
Some people prefer to scan through their Instagram feed. I prefer to take my time to absorb the stories behind the frozen moments, the essays that give context to the images and the thoughtful recollections.Read More
Life is too short for superficial “how are you”s and small talk.Read More
If you’re interested, you’ll do what’s convenient; if you’re committed, you’ll do whatever it takes.
It started as an ethnological experiment. I wanted to understand the bewildering fever that had rendered adults into mobile-wielding zombies hunting for imaginary monsters superimposed onto the real world. My Pokémon GO addiction crept up on me. What had began out of curiousity soon occupied almost every idle moment.Read More