Thoughts

新年快樂!

Here in America, far from the fireworks of China and Taiwan, Chinese New Year seems a distant, almost mythical, tradition. Although red paper lanterns decorate the streets of Flushing and Asian organizations take the opportunity to preserve this integral part of their heritage, Chinese New Year in America still seems displaced, a vague shadow of … Continue reading

Thoughts

Mother’s Day

What did you do for your mother today? Is Mother’s Day just a rote holiday – get a gift, make a card, treat her to a meal? As my pastor said in his sermon this morning, we often forsake our mothers for our friends. We little appreciate all that our mothers have sacrificed to bring … Continue reading