Tag: friendship

  • Saying goodbye to my grandpa

    Yesterday night, my grandpa passed away.  I was in the hospital with my family, he had choked on some food the week before and got pneumonia as a result. Pneumonia at his age is basically fatal, and he had very little chance of surviving. I took an emergency flight back to Toronto to see him.…

  • 2020: Year in review

    Every year, I do a year in review, with highlights and lowlights and a summary so this is my year in review for 2020. Highlights -I traveled back to San Francisco in January and hung out with Tony and my Kong co-workers-My Korean gf came to visit me in January and we went to Banff…

  • 2018: Year in Review

    Every year, I do a year in review, with highlights and lowlights and a summary so this is my year in review for 2018. Highlights -spent more time with my best SF friend Tony this year, went on  Lake Tahoe trip -Sold my SF apartment for a profit. Bought for $515k, sold for $835k ($748k…

  • The 7 year California journey comes to an end

    “Time is our most valuable commodity. We can always earn back money, but we can never earn back our time. Stop worrying about the future, and treasure the present. Cherish the people we have around us and the time we spend with them,we don’t know when they might be gone someday.” So finally my place…

  • Toxic friendship ended

    In 2014, I met a friend who quickly became one of my closest friends, his name was Ethan. When I first met him, I thought he was cool, he was a white guy but he knew a bunch of Asian languages, Chinese, Japanese, Korean which he could speak at some basic level. That whole year…