When you first land in San Francisco, you silently agree to leave your heart behind you when you fly away. … Continue Reading “I lost my head in San Francisco”
Left photo: June 2015. Dubai Airport, UAE. Path filter applied. Right photo: October 2016. Westfield, San Diego, CA. No filter applied. … Continue Reading A simple change …
The title is a line from the song ” Soon” by My Bloody Valentine. Some times, the people we’re … Continue Reading “Come back, have faith”
The title is a line from the song “Octopus’s Garden” by The Beetles.
The title is a line from the song “Sail on Sailor” by The Beach Boys Being so close to … Continue Reading “I sailed an ocean, unsettled ocean Through restful waters and deep commotion”
The title is a line from the song “Bitter Sweet Symphony” by The Verve. . . . . All … Continue Reading “But the airwaves are clean and there’s nobody singing to me now”
The title is a line from the song “January Hymn” by The Decembrists
The title is a line from the song “The Ocean” by Led Zeppelin. The following is a random crude thought. … Continue Reading “Used to sing about the mountains but the mountains washed away”
The title is a line from the song “Muzzle” by the Smashing Pumpkins. I never fail to deliver my promises … Continue Reading “And the world is drawn into your hands”
The title is a line from the Rolling Stones’ Angie. My whole weekend is themed “The Rolling Stones”. I never … Continue Reading “When will those dark clouds all disappear”
On 9/11 of 2013, and after a long lecture at the University of San Francisco’s Lone Mountain, I took a … Continue Reading I got a taste of Freedom!
Today was one of those days where I am feeling less of energetic than I normally feel. I had it … Continue Reading A frustrated try …
The title is a line from the song Crabsody in Blue by AC/DC. The beauty of this picture is that … Continue Reading “They got the blues. You give them the blues”
The title is a line from the song “Down by the Seaside” by Led Zeppelin I am still experimenting with … Continue Reading “& show your love for Lady Nature & she will come back again”
1. Introduction: The critical period hypothesis (CPH) claims that once humans hit puberty, then start learning a second language, the … Continue Reading CPH & The Ultimate Phonological Attainment of ESL Learners