Chicago at the Time of Corona

As the year inching towards the end, many of us are dreading the rest of 2020. It’s the time of so many instability, sorrow and fear. I try to understand what have happened in this year so far have meanings, maybe to strengthen us individually though it might be hard to acknowledge sometimes. The feeling…

Pretty City: Providence in Winter

Sometimes we travel just to enjoy the season. Having living in New England, a lot of times my family and I travel to neighboring states to seek particular scenery that becomes the uniqueness of the place and winter always feels special in New England. There are places in this region that promise us the magnificent…

Snaps from A Road Trip: Nashville, Tennessee

Last July, we had a chance to visit the city of Nashville. Nashville, situated near Cumberland River, used to be called Fort Nashborough named after the Revolutionary War hero, Francis Nash. It was founded by an Englishman, James Robertson, who lead a group of pioneers settling in the area in 1779. The Mississippian used to…

Snaps from A Road Trip: A Visit to Bison Ranch

Bison is the iconic mammal that have been living in North America for thousands of years. It becomes the symbol of U.S. Department of Interior whose missions, one of them, is to protect bison from extinction with the help of its organization, the National Park Service. Bison is a majestic animal and my son completely…

At the 9/11 Memorial

Some loved ones left flowers and some left miniature flags. People flock, read the names that were carved on the long dark bronze blocks and pay their respect. But no matter how many people visit and congregate around the twin giant pools that used to be where World Trade Center buildings or twin towers were,…