Tag Archives: UK

A Controversial Conversation on #Corruption in Different Cultural Contexts

“I was talking to a Brit the other day and I mentioned that a couple of people we know are corrupt. She seemed surprised that I used the word corrupt;” She said. “Oh yes, your average British person do not … Continue reading

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#Taiwan to #England: Visiting the Home of #IndustrialRevolution #IronBridge

Once upon a time, nearly 240 years ago, the world’s first Arch Bridge fabricated in cast iron was built, in England’s Shropshire, upon River Severn. The village called Coalbrookdale got its Iron Bridge and has attracted millions of tourists ever … Continue reading

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My #Thanksgiving Tribute to My #Father in Heaven

Ten years ago, my dear father passed away in Chengdu, China, thousands of miles away from where I was, in another country on a different Continent. I did not get to say goodbye in person. All I had was a picture … Continue reading

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#Dancing Queen: Passion for #Music & Freedom of Expression

It’s Monday hence a bit of music to kick the week off. Today, I’ll tell you something about dancing and how important it has been in my life, and I am sure in many other people’s. I don’t remember when … Continue reading

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