A Dream State Of Oblivion

It is early seven o’clock in the morning. Instead of waking up from a sweet dream, I woke up from a nightmare. What is it about a nightmare that frightens most of us? Is it because of the deep seeded feelings that it stirs up? Is it because of the resemblance that it shares withContinue reading “A Dream State Of Oblivion”


We all have a cycle, where our luck is on the way up and a cycle, where our luck is on the way down. This is not a superstitious exaggeration, but rather a way of life. In this year of the goat, many will have to overcome obstacles that they didn’t foresee, while others willContinue reading “Goat”


Mobility is one thing that pretty much all human beings crave for. For many, a beautiful car is synonymous with the ultimate mobility. I like cars but am not crazy about them. From a child, who would vomit incessantly the moment I sniffed the air of the interior of a car to an adult, whoContinue reading “Mobility”

A German Bear

It is interesting how an animal is picked as the mascot of a particular group or nation. Dragon, panda and phoenix are the conventional choices for Chinese, while the eagle is the one for the American。What’s the reason behind choosing a bear to be the mascot of German Consulate in Toronto? I wonder.

Dreaming Of A Green Paradise

I’m dreaming of a green paradise on a snowy day. I dream of the refreshing deep green of the coconut tree leaf and of the vibrant red of the flamingo. I dream of a picturesque moment composed of both of these two elements. Although a green paradise is far away; however, a snowy paradise, whichContinue reading “Dreaming Of A Green Paradise”

One (Two) Way Street

Years ago, I discovered a song, called “Only One Road” by Celine Dion. The lyrics of this song, touched me emotionally then, resonate with me more profoundly now. In life, when we set our eyes on a particular path, our dogmatic determination not only clouds our vision, but it also makes us feel like thisContinue reading “One (Two) Way Street”