Category Archives: Friday’s Fave Five

Pleasant November

We are nearing the end of our “flood vacation.” On Sunday to be exact. But trending updates notify some employees to resume work on the 15th. If that’s a government directive for all establishments, I might get to stay put … Continue reading

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Still in one piece

The little street I see out my porch glints in the sun. Bone-dry. I can’t believe I and a few friends remain flood-free when the rest of Bangkok are in serious trouble. I will not try to understand why or … Continue reading

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So far so good

Ayutthya, the Thai ancient capital has been inundated since last week.  According to news updates, Bangkok is next.  Photos and video footages, while informative are scary. I’m listing this week’s highlights as I go. Think, think… sounds like this will … Continue reading

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The orchid peacock

Right now I’m just grateful to be breathing unscathed. After a thunderstorm that is. I drifted in and out of consciousness through a terrifying one last night. What a relief to wake up to a sunny Friday and recount the … Continue reading

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Pirouette

My week hasn’t been very busy until today. Thank goodness the day is over and so is the major errand.  It’s great to sit in bed, stretch and recount the highlights of the week: i. Mariinsky Ballet and Symphony Orchestra.  … Continue reading

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Spontaneous hellos

Stech Ville experiences a lovey-dovey weather today. We kick our heels to begin the weekend by recognizing highlights of the week: i. a church anniversary concert which I got invited to.  The choir voices were greatly enhanced by the very … Continue reading

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Life is a celebration

At work we were feeling repercussions of those student riots two weeks ago. Six colleagues are leaving amidst harrowing changes.  Surviving the week was important and even more important to i. know where I stand. Monday was another meeting with the dean and I … Continue reading

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