Category Archives: the Process of Life

Be Prepared, Leave No Regrets Behind

On the terminal care of our, aging parents, translated… A couple of years ago, there was a bestseller, “Don’t Think You Still Have Twenty Years with Your Parents, There’s Only Actually, Just Fifty-Five Days that’s, Left”, there was a formula … Continue reading

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What the Textbooks Told Us Not to Do

Things in his childhood years, that extended, into adulthood, although, the reason for him doing what he did was, quite different, translated… I’d, tiptoed, quietly, into my mother’s kitchen on the back.  Careful, like Bruce Willis in Die Hard, about … Continue reading

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Dementia, But Not Losing the Ability to Live on One’s Own, Training the Children Starting at a Young Age

As these, are the skills, we would find useful, as we become, elderly people, and with the society, aging fast right now, we need to, make sure, that we train, the next generations to be, inquisitive, because they will help … Continue reading

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Learning Chinese in Chile

On language acquisition, on how to become, fluent, in a new language that’s not, your own, mother tongue, translated… And Just Like so, the Boxes, the Casings of, Chinese Books, Flew Across the Globe, Arrived with Me, to the, Southern … Continue reading

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Things, Lost, Through Time…

Things, lost, through time, how do we, get it back?  We don’t, ‘cuz, time is, UNKIND, it’s, unrelenting, it takes things away, giving, NOTHING BACK! broken things…like this???  Photo from online Things, lost, through time, there’s, NOTHING we can do … Continue reading

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Who Can Pick Up the Phones for Me

This is the family’s hardships, of handling the issues surrounding long-term care, and the government can’t do SHIT! Translated… My father ran to and from between Keelung and Taipei recently. The news stories on how much people are putting in, … Continue reading

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The Practicalities of Adulthood

There is, N-O-N-E!  Childhood has, way MORE practicalities than the adulthood years that’s for certain. As we became “adults” (whatever THAT means???), we became, oriented on purpose, and, feel compelled, to do the things that only serve a specific purpose, … Continue reading

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