Confessions of a researchaholic

November 6, 2021


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A metal tube of lotion that was not properly squeezed from the beginning ended up in a bad shape.

October 29, 2021

Water temple

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Twenty years living
near Pulgas water temple
first visit today

You can hear, from the sound I recorded onsite, the energy of the water flow 160+ miles from Hetch Hetchy, an engineering marvel that, via gravity, supplies 85 percent of drinking water to the SF Bay Area.

October 24, 2021

Walking in a windy rain

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I took a walk outside to feel the excitement of this rare rain storm.

October 16, 2021

Impression of a museum guard

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In a quiet Saturday afternoon when there were more guards than visitors in a recently re-opened art museum, I observed the unique combination of facial mask and head wrap of a particular guard who paced around me.

This is one of my most favorite paintings in the Anderson Collection.

September 29, 2021

Kamimoto String Instruments

Filed under: Imaginary,Real — liyiwei @ 9:42 pm
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There is a certain charm to be inside a traditional string instrument shop and be surrounded by all the parts and tools.

September 22, 2021

Middle-autumn zhongzi

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Some delicious summer solstice treats arrived for autumn solstice.

September 14, 2021

Doodling during a meeting

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Maybe I should have focused more on the meeting content than the speaker.

August 28, 2021


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I learned that the popularity of chocolate-mint rises with the temperature in Japan, and drew this one inspired by some #chocomint visuals I saw.

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