In Defence of the Pacifist Aggressive

The Hong Kong Experience: Day 03

2014/12/25 @08h13 HK time

In lieu of psychic paper, let me use my “borrowed” universal translator to greet you Feliz Navidad, Joyeux Noël, Happy Christmas, and/or Hi!

Regardless of where you are and what you celebrate/observe, have a great day, Interwebbers!

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Previously on The Hong Kong Experience…

Tolkien is like an old friend and has been with me through the years. I felt his presence in Oxford this past summer and he’s been with me so far on this adventure. Indeed, “not all who wander are lost.”

I threw out my emotional and psychological GPS, felt one with the Earth, so to speak, and went with the flow, swift as it was, around me.

However…

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On the third day of Christmas–vacay–it became obvious to me,

The holidays have a polarizing effect.

And the adventure continues…

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The Art of Misdirection

The Hong Kong Experience: Day 02

2014/12/24 @10h04 HK time

Merry Christmas Eve Day, people of the interwebs!

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Previously on The Hong Kong Experience…

The search for the perfect Mahjong set eluded me but a #selfiestick was purchased and photos from various angles ensued.

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On the second day of Christmas–vacay–my father said to me,

“Let’s go and get me a bespoke tailored suit.”

And the adventure continues…

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The Hong Kong Experience: Days 0.5 & 01

A.K.A. Winding Up to Wind Down

2014/12/23 @06h45 HK time

Dearly beloved, greetings and salutations.

I can say, in no uncertain terms,that as much as 2014 has blurred by, it was also jam packed with highs, lows, lefts and rights. You will forgive me for not writing sooner. Admittedly, I’d make a terrible penpal and need to work on that.

My full report in the forthcoming Year in Review post aims to cover all that we’ve accomplished this year, but in the meantime, some holiday funtimes and shenanigans with Papa Bear, the Mothership, and Sestra Menor for the rest of the year shall provide us with writing fodder aplenty.

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