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Bike Rides, Jungles, and New Discoveries: Thoughts on Blogging and Life!

bikeridesjunglesI have a different type of article for you, this is more of an essay on my thoughts about my website, and the direction I plan to take in the future.

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It Started With a Week of Rain and Wind:

After a week of non-stop rain and wind, Taiwan finally caught a break and we had one day of sunshine and clear skies. It was like stepping out into a different world, one without gloomy wet weather.

Ironically, it was also the day that I was feeling frustrated with pretty much everything in my life.

The apartment suddenly started to feel much smaller than usual, like every blink brought the four walls an inch closer. Every time you looked away the walls closed in around you.

There was only one solution; get out.

So that’s what I did.

I grabbed my helmet, coat, and gloves; and hopped on my motorbike, determined to get some fresh air and enjoy the sunshine. I didn’t really know where to go so I drove up a road that’s next to my apartment, it leads up into the mountains, where the air was fresher, cooler, and the views were better and the traffic less-dense.

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