Author Archives: writerwarrior78

Happy Lunar New Year!

I got my new (used) camera just in time for the New Year’s festivities in Chinatown. To all, happiness, long life, prosperity and good health in the New Year of the Rooster! Advertisements

Posted in Just a thought, Out and Around | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Five days to Christmas

This is unusual for me. It’s five days to Christmas and I’m already done with the shopping and wrapping!—well, I have one more to wrap and I’ll be really done. I’m so glad I’m not arriving at Christmas Day’s doorstep … Continue reading

Posted in Just a thought | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Giving thanks

It’s Black Friday but instead of joining the crowd of shoppers at the malls, I’m here at home, listening to the sweet dings of the wind chime hanging by my window while I write down my thoughts. Yesterday was Thanksgiving … Continue reading

Posted in Just a thought | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

I voted

Election Day is around the corner, and I hope you’ll go out to your polling station and exercise your right to vote. I voted… but I admit, a bit grumpily. Maybe it is that as I get older, I’m getting … Continue reading

Posted in Just a thought | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

My thoughts on Harry Potter and The Cursed Child

As anybody who loves both the Harry Potter novels and movies, I too was excited to get the latest entry of the Potter series (a gift for my birthday so it was even more special). I still wanted to meet … Continue reading

Posted in Just a thought, Writing life | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

5 things I never thought I’d like

A short list of things I never thought I would take a liking to but did: 1. Elephant mugs 2. Big floral print skirts 3. Vintage student lamps 4. Goldfish 5. Yoga twists

Posted in Just a thought | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Class reunion

I’m still basking in my vacation afterglow as I write this post. I have a California tan in my arms to show off for a quick visit to the happiest place on Earth and to an unusually sun-baked Hogsmeade Village. … Continue reading

Posted in Hurray for friends, Just a thought | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Humble pleasure

In response to the Daily Prompt – Pleasure No food brings me more pleasure than bread. Nothing smells more delicious to me than bread, hot out of the oven. Sometimes when most people are extolling the beauty, texture, and taste … Continue reading

Posted in Just a thought | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

My first meditation session

In response to the Daily Prompt’s Smooth: I’m finally reading Elizabeth Gilbert’s “Eat, Pray, Love.” And inspired by her section on her experiences in the ashram in India, I decided to practice meditation. I have dabbled with meditation before, mostly … Continue reading

Posted in Just a thought | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

In my backyard

Sometimes, it’s nice to remind myself that I don’t need to travel too far away to enjoy Nature. My own backyard can be the place to find beauty. I just have to pay attention and be willing to get closer: … Continue reading

Posted in Just a thought, Out and Around | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments