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About hafong

Hello! My name is (Leung) Hafong alias Lily Leung. You always say the last name first….that is the Chinese way. That is my partner lurking behind me. Since this is my blog, I won’t mention his name. But this is a rather cool picture. You see me and yet you don’t…sort of the way I feel about myself most of my life. So this blog is a self-exploration, an archeology dig of some sort. My tools…..words of a thousand or so at a sitting. I will try for that.

A TIME FOR EVERYTHING

December 6, 2018  8:27 am It’s dark out except for the white of the snow. I’m still cocooned in the peace and silence of the morning. Once upon a time I was a quiet girl but something happened during life. … Continue reading

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BUGS and RUFFLED FEATHERS

December 4, 2018,  8:55 am I have discovered that little useless things can eat up many minutes but I can do many things in a few minutes. It all depends on how present and distractible I am. I am the … Continue reading

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NO PAIN, NO GAIN

December 1, 2018 5:18 pm I’ve been absent for a few days, wrapped up in my table cloth and my Bernina embroidery machine. I did not think I would like programmed creativity but I have fallen in love with it. … Continue reading

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A CUP OF SELF-LOVE

November 27, 2018  8:51 am Mornings soothes or rubs. This morning it is the latter. It is wise advice not to go to bed irritated. It is easier said than done though. I’m trying to soothe myself with another cup … Continue reading

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HAVE I NEVER BEEN MELLOW

November 25, 2018  8:15 am I’ve been up for 3 hours already. It’s one of those early morning wakings when I couldn’t get back to sleep. It’s best to rise than to lay there thinking useless and maybe harmful thoughts. … Continue reading

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FEATHERWEIGHTS AND OTHER OBSESSIONS

November 20, 2018  7:49 am Winter time and the living is not easy. The fish are not jumping. The mornings are dark. If I dwell in the cold and hardness of it, I would be done in. But I don’t. … Continue reading

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FILLING IN THE BLANKS

November 18, 2018  8:33 am Mornings are still dark at this time of the year. They will get darker yet as we move towards December. It is easy for me to idle my time away surfing the Internet. I’ve had … Continue reading

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