Month: November 2014

Small Act of Giving 2

A student gave me today this citrus fruit with the cute facial face painted on. My heart melted as seeing this cute little face, but more within my heart was the joy from knowing someone who thought of me, felt for me and showed it out. Giving can be in the smallest form. It exceeds
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Peru probes 500 sea lion deaths

Peru probes 500 sea lion deaths http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-30172690 I feel saddened by the death of these valuable lions. Certainly they are valuable, as they are the 500 precious lives. Imagine 500 human beings’ lives taken away without a cause. Certainly this would trigger worldwide attention and genuine sympathy for the gone ones and the related ones.
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Volleyball woman out of Iran prison

Volleyball woman out of Iran prison http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-30170752 Whose fault is it? A woman who simply wants to act out her rights to gender equality. Or the government which does everything to protect its cultural and religious and social traditions. Even I fight hard to stay neutral in attempt to understand both sides’ reasons and intentions,
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Trying Something Different: On Cooking

“Never be afraid of trying something new, Hassan. Very important. It is the spice of life.” from The Hundred-Foot Journey I was inspired to share about cooking since a Thai/Vietnamese cuisine class I have taken recently. Cooking is relatively uncommon among the typical Hong Kong people, particularly for those who own full time jobs. With the easy availability
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Islamic State: Diary of life in Mosul

Islamic State: Diary of life in Mosul http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-29600573 The real and heartbreaking diary of the individuals under the absolute and violent IS dictation. The diary reminds me of the Anne Frank’s journal which reflected the suffering, despair and struggle of the Jewish under fatel hunting of the Nazi army. May we take time today to
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News – Mexico student protest tour begins

Mexico student protest tour begins http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-30047996 Pray for the Mexican students and their worried closed ones. Prayer is also especially for all those in Mexico who witness the tragic event of own country, and are forced to be confronted with the brutal reality of the ignorant government and non-humanistic police actions. I cannot imagine the
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