Some Thoughts on the Past Year

Writing about learnings from the year that passed has become a ritual of sorts from the time I started this blog site. Once in a while I revisit my New Year entries and it fascinates me how a year can make up an assortment of existential shifts—some are expectedly normal, some are wonderful, and some … Continue reading Some Thoughts on the Past Year


Ruby Month

At the end of July I celebrated my birthday, so the past weeks had been so lively meeting friends and loved ones  for coffee or dinner. To make my days livelier, a wad of translation work landed on my lap. I ended up spending my birthday chasing a deadline. There was a little room to breathe, yet hardly any space to complain about. … Continue reading Ruby Month