August 2012

I have signed up for some training courses offered at work, one of them is called "How to present with confidence". Yes, at 40+, I still struggle with opening my mouth in front of a group larger than 5. It's a miracle that I even survived this many years in corporate America. Someone overheard me [...]

The Instagram Diary

There you go... Oversharing on the road. p.s. Will continue until I get home and start the long winding road of unpacking and adjusting to time zone and crying myself to sleep because I don't want to go back to work...   [instapress tag="oversharingontheroad" piccount="24" size="90" effect="fancybox" title="1" paging="1"]

Flying Global First on United. We are all giddy with excitement. Better than Disneyland. In the back of my mind though, I'm surprised even though I shouldn't have by the opulence of it. Is this how the riches have been living, day on and day out? After downing two glasses of champaign that the smiling [...]

I am not here

No, really. Perhaps I am having too much faith in the universality of Internet access, and also in the lasting prowess of my cellphone battery. I am hoping that I could continue to overshare while traveling to/in Asia. I said Asia because I am going to be in Shanghai and then Taipei, and you know, I cannot say China [...]

Books. I am talking about books here. Books made with paper (or if you are so inclined, dead trees). Although I do also love the feel and smell of new, crisp, uncirculated bills. I have been very happy with my Kindle (which I named Marvin) esp. when I was trudging through 1Q84 in all its 944-page [...]