One of the great things about being a Chinese in the “modern era” is that in this international age where we all seem to start celebrating the new years starting as early as Thanksgivings … then “Christmas,” then the (solar) “New Year,” we always find ourselves crescendoing to celebrate the lunar New Year. It is no different this year.
So – Happy New Year Everyone and Welcome to the Year of the Horse!
Horses traditionally are known to be hardworking and independent. They are very intelligent and ambitious. They do not quit and always strive to succeed. They are strong but also kind and gentle.
May your new year be prosperous, healthy, and meaningful. Cheers!
It’s been some time since I last blogged. And my new year resolution is … to BE MORE REGULAR AT BLOGGING!
I actually have an excuse this time. In November, my grandmother – with whom I am close – passed away. In December, my second son was born…
This period of change has gotten me to reflect more deeply on life … and for here, to reflect once more why I spend the time to blog.
Life can be so short … so precious. There are so many people to touch, relationships to build, places to travel, creative endeavors to pursue. And blogging as I often do about the heavy hands of politics and history can be emotionally draining. Continue reading My New Year Resolution→