My daddy has drawn his last breath His time on the earth has added breadth to mine It’s short but beautiful For every year, my students come and leave Most of them leave with at least a little better preparedness to face our world of unscrupulous systems It’s short but beautiful My happiness seems very…… Continue reading My life is short but beautiful
This blog title is quite self-explanatory so I guess there’s no need for me to introduce Anthony Bourdain. Frankly, I am a nerd who has very low awareness of what’s happening in the entertainment field. However, Anthony’s recent news has caught my eyes and heart. Same goes to the news about Chester Bennington, Kim Jong…… Continue reading What does Anthony Bourdain’s death mean to me?
Recently, I am reading some linguistics journal articles about mental illness as my preparation for writing my research proposal. What motivates me to try out researching mental illness from the perspective of linguistics is my history of mental health to do with schizophrenia. My reading marathon started out well. However, at some points, I felt…… Continue reading My Schizophrenia and Self-stigma
If you were to be with me now, you can see a few cuts on both my arms. Some are scars, some are recovering wounds. I am sorry but to be frank, I have been self-harming. However, I have been improving and learning a couple of new things throughout this mental health journey. One good…… Continue reading Aletheia: Love is vulnerable
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I am tired. I wonder how long I can survive. Maybe it’s because of my study. Maybe my work. Maybe my friendship. Maybe my family. I just feel so hard to live one more day. All this while, I have been trying to live an authentic life which practises the values You have taught me.…… Continue reading To be continued…