Tag Archives: Birmingham

#Nature’s Treat: #Birmingham Botanic Gardens in Beautiful Bloom

I am a big fan of Nature, and by extension most living things that Mother Nature nurtures and nourishes. During my school years in China, we had no computers, iPods and whatever gadgets children these days are bombarded with. I … Continue reading

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Stories of #Swans: “Surgio” and His Clan

  Many years ago in China, I heard of Tchaikovsky’s Swan Lake for the first time and was mesmerised. Sometime later, I watched the beautifully performed ballet on the stage. The name of the performing troupe has long faded in … Continue reading

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#Chinese Astrology, #GoodDiet, #Health and How to Stay Fit

I am not superstitious, although I do enjoy checking out my star signs from time to time (ten years ago more than now), and I have read a little about Chinese astrology. According to a book about those born in … Continue reading

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Attending #GraduationCeremony of #NFTS at #London’s @BFI Southbank

On the last day of February, 2014, I boarded a southbound train to the British Capital. London was calling, again, and it was not for tourist reasons but something very special. Over quarter of a century studying, working and living … Continue reading

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