Monthly Archives: May 2008

An Earthquake Rain Dampens Spirits

                 Once again, our upper stories remain strangely dark as the rain comes pouring down.   At present, there are 4 tents now set up in my apartment complex courtyard.                  Earlier in the day, we had quite a crowd … Continue reading

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Chengdu Earthquake News from China

              Nearing 9 p.m. on Monday evening, my apartment complex here in Chengdu was oddly vacant.  Upper-story windows had no lights shining through.  No T.V.s were on or family talks heard through the walls.  Where was everyone?  Most of … Continue reading

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Little Ghost Brings Little Blessings

                In our modern-day America, people remain indoors on hot, sunny days, either watching TV or using the Internet.  Summer finds Americans escaping indoors, suffering from the heat and worshiping our air-conditioners.  Porch swings are empty.  House stoops … Continue reading

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