Category Archives: East/West/translations

repost: Humans are far scarier than ghosts 跟鬼比起來,人可怕多了!天生陰陽眼、宮廟從業10年,她道出台灣最醜惡一面

Written by Frank M. Lin 4/21/2017 9:51 am @ Newport Beach, California – This is the story of a Taiwan medium…  She was borned with the gift to see and communicate with ghosts and has had the ability ever since … Continue reading

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repost: 如何輕易地拆穿一個謊言 The best (and worst) ways to spot a liar

Written by Frank M. Lin 4/16/2017 6:06 am @ Arcadia, California – Chilling in Arcadia this weekend to play with my cousin’s kids again.  They are too much fun.  English version of this article is below the Chinese version just … Continue reading

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repost: 新加坡華人公墓,一個年輕國家的歷史記憶

Written by Frank M. Lin 4/9/2017 7:11 am @ Arcadia, California – I love history.  This large graveyard is of significant historic importance.  We have just passed the 100 centennial memorial for WW1.  WW2 actually wasn’t all that long ago … Continue reading

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repost: Elviva Valentin Martin (another amazing missionary from Spain who served selflessly for Taiwan) 丁德貞修女 以愛還愛,永不止息

Written by Frank M. Lin 4/4/2017 12:57 pm @ Arcadia, California – This is mostly a positive story but I’m a bit angry and sad that Elviva was not awarded citizenship.  This type of news illustrates to me CLEARLY how … Continue reading

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repost: 好人肯定有好報,讓我們對生命的美好恢復信心 (Why Good Things Happen to Good People)

Written by Frank M. Lin 3/31/2017 4:25 am @ San Francisco, California – I got up about 35 minutes ago about 3:50 am.  Need to get ready for LA trip over the weekend.  Running too close on time to make … Continue reading

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repost: 人生的答卷,無法更改,也無法重來

Written by Frank M. Lin 3/24/2017 4:10 am @ El Cerrito, California – Just spent 2 nights at my uncle’s house in El Cerrito Hills.  The last time I slept in this area was probably pre-2008 actually.  I didn’t realize it while … Continue reading

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VOTD: Chinese & Taiwan Rap/Hip-pop lately…

Written By Frank M. Lin 3/13/2017 12:28 am – One of the best songs I’ve heard in the past year is High Brothers.  But thanks to youtube I’ve been listening to a lot of new artists and their efforts.  Lot … Continue reading

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VOTD: Malaysia war documentary,old China tomb, Idi Amin (man eater), child photo of evil people, 5 most bad ass people of all time

Written By Frank M. Lin 2/26/2017 2:52 am @ San Francisco, California – Thanks to the ranch property at Creston , California I have a need to get an agent to represent me.  Her name is Marissa and she is … Continue reading

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repost: How Germany’s Public WC Produces 30 million Euro revenue a year! 做到極致的德國公廁,年賺三千萬歐元,香奈兒、蘋果都搶著合作,他到底怎麼做到的?

Written By Frank M. Lin 2/20/2017 6:02 am @ Walnut Creek, California – Randomly came across this old news article.  It seems like it was originally published more than 10 years ago around 2006…  fantastic idea and execution.  It can … Continue reading

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repost: 紀守常(Alfred Giger)- 蘭嶼之父, 達悟之父 Father of Lanyu (island)

Written By Frank M. Lin 2/7/2017 12:06 pm @ San Francisco, California – There is a large number of missionary fathers and sisters that dedicated their entire life to helping people in Taiwan.  I am greatly moved by their individual … Continue reading

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