Monthly Archives: April 2012

Chicks of Mystery

I was asked to clear the table of petals left by some visiting flowers. I tried but something went wrong. A mystery. Advertisements

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Hurrying towards good news

Here is a card that I had sent off and found again when I came back from Taiwan, with the birds I’d spotted in my first few months of being there: I’ve been thinking about doing a bigger, more ambitious one … Continue reading

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Catching the train

We are all about good order and time keeping. Click to see a fairly huge version!

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All the drinks! + postcard trials

After I posted yesterday’s postcards I realised I never put up the original drinks chart I’d been keeping up to remember what I’d tried. Here they are, complete with names ~  Also here are some little trials for the postcards, … Continue reading

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Taipei Postcards

I will miss living in Taipei, the brilliant crowded overgrown city, the green mountains, the mangrove trees, colourful birds, food culture, endless supply of delicious and exciting drinks, and the lovely people. It was a very special time. Here are … Continue reading

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Taiwan food times: Luwei

Have you ever been lured to a foodstall by promisingly delicious scents, only to stare at the display and eventually, regretfully, walk away because you just didn’t know how to go about getting that food? If so then here is a … Continue reading

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The Taipei county internet cafe experience

For a few weeks the only web access I had was in a little internet cafe in Xizhi. The rates were good (there was actually a deal for those wishing to use a computer a whole 24 hours) but the noise was immense, … Continue reading

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