22. 12. 2015 – Dong Zhi, (冬至) one of the Chinese traditional festivals, I was able to return back to my hometown enjoying a bowl of tangyuan (汤圆)，balls made from glutinous rice flour mixed with water and cooked in ginger soup) prepared by my grandmother. When we were having this warm sweet dessert, elders would say: you are now a year older, where we believe that celebration of winter solstice is more significant than Chinese New Year (冬大过年).
How are you? The most frequently asked question when I started to interact with friends no matter on real conservation or social media. Continue reading
Dealing with Chinese scholars was an awesome experience, particularly clarifying their doubts about environmental issues and multi-ethnicity phenomena in Malaysia. (The first question as it always be: why can you speak Mandarin. I have to start over and over again to introduce myself as a Chinese Malaysian and our ancestors were from Southern part of China many years ago…