2017.05.25

wandering area Nan Lian Garden, where the smell of nature finally kicks in for the first time in HK. Love...

2017.05.25

Dinner with Adrianne, my best buddy back in university. Five years away from each other with little contacts, now we are laughing and talki...

2017.05.24

四季煲仔飯 Four Seasons Pot Rice 油麻地鴉打街46-58號 46-58 Arthur Street, Yau ...

2017.05.23

来港会友!美人美食美酒! 陸羽茶室 Luk Yu Tea House 香港士丹利街24號 24 Stanley Street 何蘭正 65 Peel 香港中環蘇豪卑利街65-65A號地舖 G/F, 65-65A Peel Street,...

2017.05.23

So eager to use a binoculars to peek through every balcony. ▴ Hmmmmm....Good Luck ...

2017.05.22-05.27

Ruby Hostel Alhambra Building, 383 Nathan Road, Yau Ma Tei, Hong Kong 彌敦道385號平安大樓,油麻地,香港...

2017.05.22

Lots of smokers, lots of expats. - Hong Kong is a little bit hard to breath, physically and visually. Bombarded by all the visual clutters. Surrounded by wa...

2017.05.20

Eyes been hurting a lot. Either the world is too colourful or too black and white....

2017.05.19-05.22

I think their intention was going for a hip-hop global trendy young style but having those metal chains dangling against bloody red wall with bl...

2017.05.19

▴ 2017.05.19 on the left; 2015.04.30 on the right. All taken in Osaka. ...

2017.05.16

"The older you get, the wider perspective you have." - 80 years old couple running this insane bar with over 50 years collection of those sea creatures and ne...

2017.05.16

大衆酒処 米徳 Hiroshima Prefecture, Onomichi, Kubo, 1 Chome-12-5 〒722-0045...

2017.05.16

Satie Coffee 広島県尾道市西土堂10-26 Hiroshima Prefecture, Onomichi, Nishitsuchidocho, 10-26 〒722-0032...

2017.05.18

"Until next time." Departure day, sunrise in the process at 5:40am ▴ The symbolic landmark Onomichi Station will...

2017.05.17

me and myself at Miharashi-tei Guesthouse (みはらし亭) - Glad I made this trip back to Onomichi city to visit Maki-san and his 13-month old guesthouse. Grateful ...

2017.05.15

Reunion day with Maki-san at YES bar in Onomichi. Walking back to Miharashi-tei Guesthouse through this shopping tunnel around 1:18am. With my mind super sobe...

2017.05.12

Yabu and me were lying down on the staircase at a gym entrance. We were making up stories for the cyclists and passers-by while eating our precious brea...

2017.05.10

Gift for wind-like Kazaho-san, whose name literally means Keep the Luck + Walking Wind. 福留風歩。Romantic wind. ...

2017.05.03

Gamelan improvisation session with strangers ▴ Over one-hundred years old instrument Instrument ガムラン Gamelan, from Indonesia Instructor や...

2017.05.02

Stole a bundle of flowers from the wild field during my garbage-dump trip in our village. Sorry for cutting you up and thanks for your generous beauty. ...

2017.05.02

Yarn replaces the lifeless metal and warms up our hands. Crochet door knot covers to prevent from the inanimate coldness. - Landlord Yabu is the biggest coll...

2017.05.01

Matcha and sweets. Neighbour and her landscapes....

2017.04.29

Dancing around the table all night long until we collapsed on the tatami. Plus I'm back to the drinking arena again. - Friends, food, liquor,...

2012.10.01

Family trip at Algonquin Provincial Park...

2017.04.25

unexpected dinner comes with unexpected giggles. 常常事后才知和我一起吃饭时谈天说笑手舞足蹈的人都已过六七十。 每次我都按照对方的精神状态来猜测年龄。每次我都输。 - at Daisen Utopia Hostel ...

2017.04.24-04.25

wrote a letter to myself. "life is a serious joke." - All in all, there is nothing much more left for me to express. Tons of emotions dissolved in each dre...

2017.04.21

ポヤポヤ open kitchen event at 旧長田分校 (abandoned elementary school in Nagata village) culture club YYY 3 days popup store at 旧長田分校 (abandoned elementary...

2017.04.21

Crocheting dream catchers all night long for this open kitchen event organized by culture club YYY, hosted by TEMA-HIMA ...

Dreamcatcher

Crocheting dream catchers all night long for this open kitchen event organized by culture club YYY, hosted by TEMA-HIMA ...

2017.04.18-04.19

with owner Mr.Koji at Drummers' Dream Hostel タイコたたきの夢 Back to this magical guesthouse where I stayed and worked for over a month in the summer of 2015. M...

2017.04.09

Drizzles and Beauties. Shinto Shrine 一宮神社 - 细雨中慢慢品尝这百花齐放美无处不在的季节。 老雷回我一首诗,出自杜牧《江南春》 千里莺啼绿映红,水村山郭酒旗风。 南朝四百八十寺,多少楼台烟...

2017.04.01

Breakfast and Bible at Fairfield Hostel. - Five days in kyoto Mom and I tried four hostels in total. Fairfield Hostel Nice structure/layout of rooms. ...

2017.04.12

2017.04.10 with Yabu in front of a shrine in Awaji Island. Thanks for taking care of me for a year. 2017.04.09. with new friend Remi-chan, who's half ...

2017.04.09

TEMA-HIMA at Daisen-cho Community Event ...

2017.04.07

Hit another personal record for being sick over ten days. Never happened before. Came back to Daisen with my bloody eyes and itchy throat. Frequent cough ma...

2017.04.02 late night

nose went bleeding right after I wrote this passage. Sorry for the sudden abandonment. - A month ago I decided to leave daisen and never come back again....

2017.03.29-04.02

at Hostel Len Kyoto, before check-out. - Traveling with mom for five days in Kyoto. Glad she was with me during this tough season to buffer my subtle depres...

2017.03.19

My traveling buddy is back. Gonna start one-month fun with her in Japan. - at Very Hostel Namba, Osaka...

2017.03.12.B

168 bundles of reeds, a full day work with nature's grace wrapped up with an hour-long hot spring and relaxing dinner. ...

2017.03.12.A

Harvesting reeds for boat-making in the upcoming festival at 滋賀県ー琵琶湖ー西の湖 with Miki-san, Yuiji-san, Simon. ...

2017.03.18

"Could you decorate my white truck?" ...

2017.03.18

My art supply, a bunch of vines recycled by simon from cleaning the backyard Bathing in the sun with a pot of coffee. Little chitchat a...

2017.03.17

The "B" word is forbidden from now on. We teach each other to grow stronger and live better. I didn't realize that we've been living together for ove...

2017.03.11

This guy is either fixing stuff or building stuff. I should be more into breaking stuff so he can have more fun with life....

2017.03.04

Let's start a new lifestyle at Kasara. ...

2017.03.03

Crocheting a djembe cover for simon ...

2017.02.09

Helping shiho-san paste new window sheets for her new studio with upcoming show of Chanky Matsumoto's paper illustration. 障子貼る ▾ new art communi...

2017.02.15

Mr.Simon's new food invention: black chocolate with black beans. ▴ Roasted black beans and white rice▴ Blend them in melted black chocolate. ▴ Save the cho...

2017.02.13

Mt.Daisen still keeps its coolness to the extreme. Lots of people say he looks like Mt.Fuji which he does, with 2000m height shortage. This area is kind of masc...

2017.02.13

Driving around Mt.Daisen after another 40cm snowfall. ...

Yellow Tamago

Mom used to eat 20 eggs per day during her pregnancy. Maybe that’s why yellow makes me happy. ...

2017.02.04

Japanese celebrate this day with a long sushi roll to fill their stomach. It's not allowed to talk while eating it but the person has to imagine his/her hope du...

Liuxuewenhao Season 1

Video cover illustration for Liuxuewenhao Season 1 (Study Abroad Question Mark) 为留学问号第一季所做的视频封面插画。 View full collection here. ...

2017.01.29 What am I doing here.

Took a medium long shower and this question popped up again just like any other time when I'm not being the watcher of my mind and let it drag me down. Exac...

2017.01.24 Second Day of Snowstorm

▴ Our house entrance ▴ My backyard ▴ Double-layered scarf ▴ Cozy futon ▴ Back to our crazy entrance again ▴ Beautiful tsubaki tree got a ne...

2017.01.24

Observe the stillness in the flow of consciousness. Watch the steam blown away by the wind.  ...

2017.01.14

It's not winter yet but snow is here. ...

Vegan Cafe Hibinokate 日々の糧

▴ Tofu burger set. I used to be super amazed by the food presentation of Japanese cuisine. Everything is served in a tiny portion in a tiny plate which o...

2017.01.10

The End of Floating Despite the language barrier which is painful, I still decide to give it a shot. Take life in here more seriously. Determined and consisten...

Curry Shop Tsunagu

カレー屋さん つなぐ Our friends Michiko-san and Universe Captain Shoji-san opened their curry shop in Yonago city. It's located inside of a succulent plant shop named ...

2017.01.01-01.03

Featuring Yabu's grandma sitting comfortably under Kotatsu (table with a small heater underneath). ...

2017.01.01

Kick off 2017 with Osechi Food in preparation ▴ イワシ dried fish▴ おもち mochi cake with seaweed flakes▴ 料理人やぶちゃん chef yabu on site...

2016.12.29

Marina City Porto Europe This place is so out of place. ...

2016.12.29

Pinky Castle ▴ We took a long time gazing at these flamingos and stayed in awe with their dreamy rosy pinky colour. Nothing in the manmade world can achie...

2016-12-29

Morning stretch at Daiwa Roynet Hotel in Wakayama ...

2016.12.27

EAT EAT EAT and CHAT CHAT CHAT. What we had in one day. ▴ The notorious traditional Beijing breakfast drink: Douzhi (made of tofu residue, tastes like rott...

2016.12.11

Helping aunty renovate her house. ▴ in my grandma's shirt....

2016.12.02

Their mom passed away, peacefully....

2016.11.29

3am at Nanjing The Fleeting Time Youth Hostel. 南京流年青年客栈. - Long story short: dragging the luggage walking towards this hostel for almost an hour d...

2016.11.14

Meditation at 6:30am ▴ Fig tree gained its special aura with this turquoise cloth. ▴ Cosmic K and Midori-san ...

2016.11.08

Two days hanging out with tomatoes The final products are these dangling tomatoes called Hoshigaki (干し柿 Dried Tomatoes). We spent two days working on them, fro...