A picture is worth a thousand words, or so it was said... In this day and age of fast food communication (hello, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, or whatever that is out there nowadays), I can't quite keep up. It takes me a longer period of time to learn all of the nooks and crannies of even the … Continue reading Food & Travel: Shanghai, China.
Christina's World Andrew Wyeth, 1948. There's a proverb that says "silence is gold, speech is silver". I completely agree to a certain extent. Sometimes there are instances where words are unnecessary. There's absolutely no need to fill in the blank space with extra noise. A lot of the times, I used to stay silent due … Continue reading Past & Present / Silence: Fear, Kindness & Respect.
In Bed, The Kiss Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, 1892. This post may seem like rehashing or reminiscing previous events with different people (both in my past and present), so forgive me for feeling somewhat nostalgic these days. Perhaps despite all of the pages being flipped at this moment, we never know what the future holds. Sometimes … Continue reading Past & Present / Unforgettable Mementos.
The Birth of Venus Sandro Botticelli, 1848 - 46. It's strange to revisit some parts of my past, because I try to close and then lock the doors completely shut. I tend to run away a lot. Two days ago, a friend of mine reminded me via phone call to send him some tips to … Continue reading Past & Present / Physical Appearances.
Lady with an Ermine Leonardo da Vinci, 1489 - 90. It's so incredibly easy to beat ourselves down, especially when life feels a bit harder than usual, isn't it? We tend to be experts at picking at our own scabs and wounds until we immerse into the pain once again. What for? It's like our unbeknownst sadistic … Continue reading Kind Remarks / Part I: For Those with a Little Rain and Pain.