Monthly Archives: October 2011

“They Didn’t Want Me Anymore”

He was sitting under a bridge. Wearing a coat in autumn wind. His disposition was solemnly happy. Our northeastern food was in our doggy bag, ready to give to the first homeless person we encountered. At first glance David thought … Continue reading

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The Five Precepts: Gifts toward oneself and others.

We woke up at 5:30AM and arrived in Wutongshan at 6:30AM… pictures: here: https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.841097012993.2277444.31200029&type=3&l=591df1b286 [blog stopped working thanks to china’s great firewall..and I cannot see pictures on facebook, again, because of the firewall..but these are some pictures of being with … Continue reading

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‘He Wore Black Denim Trousers’

Actually he was a heavy metal singer and guitarist in a popular Chinese band circa- ’90s. He wears wife beaters. Has a chain wallet. Loves Neil Young. He is an artist. He was an amazing tattoo artist. His big bright … Continue reading

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Happy National Day!

National Day is equivalent to our Fourth of July however in China you get 7 days off..and then have to work 7 straight days for having a holiday. David and I woke up at at the dawn’s crack to fangsheng..then … Continue reading

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放生

The past two weekends I’ve been setting animals free. The first time was with over 50 Buddhists at the seaside. I’ve only set animals free with David and have never been with so many people doing the same thing and … Continue reading

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Have a try

Since yesterday David and I have a new attitude for everything:: “Have a try..” Whenever I see something I haven’t tried I tell him and he convinces me to try it and he tries it if he hasn’t. It’s pretty … Continue reading

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