#269 a wonderful life

I had a wonderful weekend full of friends, good food, and exploring. Of course, there were some hiccups. It started with loud construction in the house because my father was renovating the roof and the driveway. The banging started on the roof at 7am on a Saturday morning. I was tired and cold. Since the…

#265 unreachable dreams

It is the last Wednesday blog for 2022, and that's exciting. I'm looking forward to the new year. I love January, even though once upon a time, I didn't. I learned to appreciate January for its calmness and quiet. Spring is around the corner, And Los Angeles is becoming more beautiful. The mountains turn green,…

#264 Winter Recess

It's officially winter recess! I feel immense joy getting a break from working in educational institutions. For the first time in forever, I feel excited to be off work, don't get me wrong. I'm always happy during my breaks, but this is different. Usually, during any of my winter, summer, or spring recesses, I give…

A memory of my big brother on his 10th death anniversary.

I will be posting my review tomorrow. Today I am writing a special blog in memory of my brother Yama. It is the 10th anniversary since he passed away. I have written about the experience of his passing and various childhood memories that have stayed with me. Today I want to share a quick memory…

#263 what do you think of vulnerability?

https://www.ted.com/talks/brene_brown_the_power_of_vulnerability?language=en Seeing my blog get views from different countries, such as Germany, is fantastic! Thank you for being here and for making me feel so special. I wrote an entire Wednesday blog on the topic of "what can I do less of," but I decided against posting it. It sounded bitter, negative, and repetitive. I…