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Like Herding Cats

I don’t like my job. Depending on the day, I either don’t like it or I hate it. Today I don’t like it because I’m trying to be optimistic.

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Disconnected

Yesterday, my internet worked for a random two hours. I watched How To Get Away With Murder and then worked on a blog post.

And then my internet died, and I along with it.

 

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A Taiwanese Child’s Message to Obama

I was bored in class and the kids were doing a very simple worksheet, so I decided to play around with the new recorder I bought and ask them some questions. Thus producing this short clip of audio.

Fun

I watched second graders amuse themselves during break time by seeing how far a strip of white paper would blow in the wind when they released it from their fingers.

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Red Cup, Blue Cup, Artisanal Cup, Weird Cup

I have a bit of paranoia such that being among large crowds makes me anxious. I have this irrational sense that people are looking at me and judging me.

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Er-Xin Student Fair

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The second graders doing their dance.

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Comedy

I was watching Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens in a theatre here in Taiwan, and there were many instances were I laughed while the rest of the packed theatre remained silent. This isn’t the first time I’ve experienced this watching a movie here. With Pitch Perfect 2, I was laughing my a** off pretty much the whole movie whereas the theatre remained relatively silent during all bud the physical comedy scenes. I think at one point, the woman in front of me turned around and gave me a look, like: shut up, we’re watching a movie!

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Overthinking

I definitely think too much. I always have. But I’ve been trying to tone it down, rid myself of the useless embarrassment of past events and the fear of future interactions with other humans. This self-workshopping requires constant vigilance. I fail often.

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It’s ALIVE

It’s Alive = The name of a La Luz album.

It’s Alive = THE TAIPEI STORY SLAM PODCAST.

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Sketch by Ted Pigott.

 

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