Daily Archives: December 28, 2009

May 25, 2009. Rain. Cabin Fever.

  Coffee/Tea Maker It is raining again today, the third day in a row. I went to work, stopped at the library to read, then took the bus home where I usually walk. I bought a beautiful mauve umbrella. It … Continue reading

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May 23, 2009. Chicken Fingers.

Chicken Fingers, Chinese Style I woke up this morning to rain, coffee and no obligations. Bliss. Actually it started raining last night as I was finishing my laps in the park. It was just a drizzle then. I completed my … Continue reading

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May 24, 2009. Bad Weather.

  It’s another dark and rainy day. It is not hot, but not cool either. I had a cup of coffee and a not-so-fresh Wal-Mart almond cookie for breakfast. I think I am getting cabin fever. I did not go … Continue reading

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May 26, 2009. Nice Day, Got Lost.

Where Is This? It was supposed to be sunny today, but when I got up it was drizzling. After coffee and my last Wal-Mart almond cookie, I walked to the bus stop carrying my lovely new mauve umbrella. The drizzle … Continue reading

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May 27, 2009. Dragon Boat Festival Eve.

Zongzi Maker with Zongzi The weather was great today. It was clear, sunny, and not too warm. The humidity was very low. It drizzled a couple of times, but barely enough to wet the pavement. When I did my laps … Continue reading

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May 28, 2009. Dragon Boat Festival, Chess.

Naked Zongzi Today is the Dragon Boat Festival. It is a holiday for the government and for schools. In my neighborhood everything was open as usual. I couldn’t tell it was a big national holiday except there were no school … Continue reading

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May 29, 2009. Fish and Food

Vivian and Sea I woke up to a very cool morning. It had rained during the night, but I didn’t hear it. The streets were still wet this morning. The sun was trying to come out. It was another very … Continue reading

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May 30, 2009. Oyster Dinner Cancelled.

Main Shenzhen Library Today was another nice day. It was slightly warmer than yesterday, but still very comfortable. The sun was in and out. The humidity was low. I walked to the main library and checked out a couple of … Continue reading

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June 1, 2009. Another Month Begins.

Tough Mushrooms Last night I ate dinner at a restaurant on the street level of my building. I have never eaten there before. It is a place that has a buffet-like set up. You choose what you want from the … Continue reading

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June 2, 2009. Library Closed Today.

  Foot Pherenology The weather continues to warm up. Each day seems a little hotter, a little more humid than the day before. The library was closed today. I do not know why. There was a sign on the door, … Continue reading

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