Interesting Incident Illustration: Naruto Run

Recently, a friend of mine sustained some injuries from a fall, he claimed, while “jogging”. The strangest thing is that while the right side of his face and legs were covered with scratches, his arms and hands were totally unscathed. My theory is that he was running Naruto-style.

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Interesting Incident Illustration: “Wax Button”

One time during Mid-Autumn Festival, like everybody else, I was having a great time playing with candles. Unlike everybody else though, I had a dollop of hot candle wax dripped accidentally on my thigh. The pain was excruciating as the wax cooled into a little “button” and left a hole on my tender flesh. Today, […]

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Interesting Incident Illustration: Straw Mat Protection

Mom used to work night shift at a factory, so she had to catch up on her sleep during the day. As a child, I was pretty much left by myself out of necessity. With nobody else at home and a healthy imagination fueled by too many 80s horror films, there was a time when […]

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Good Time, Great Taste: Tainan

During my previous trip to Tainan, I had some really authentic local food. Most of them have been around for at least 50 years; same old recipes owned by family businesses, passed down from father to son. Listed below, are some of the food I had in Tainan worth mentioning. Sha Cha Sauce We had hot […]

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Interesting Incident Illustration: Congee Seller

Ordered congee for dinner tonight. The man preparing my congee had a permanent scowl on his face, no doubt from the insane heat from his stove. Cooking at such high temperature, the congee bubbled violently in the small pot. Each time a flying speck of hot congee hits his bare arms, he flinched. It is […]

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