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The Still Bird Park (literary sketch)

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Sometimes it suddenly feels like everything around you is mysterious. The wind awakens memories of old days and the grass on the lawn turns from green to a strange azure. So, during lunchtime I decided to take a…

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How make delivery to Russia without troubles?

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Usually foreigner senders facing problems while sending packages to Russia (and another CIS countries). Instead of promised by express courier 4-7 days receiver doesn’t get your gift/goods for weeks and months… The explanation is simple: post services in…

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The secret ingredient in Chinese herbal products

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Greenpeace published an article which warning us from consuming famous Chinese herbs. So, its a time to take away a veil of mystery of one more Chinese myth. Greedy Chinese farmers (don’t mix up with Taiwanese, article say…

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Natural farming experience

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I have never thought that I will have a chance to do farming with Buddhist monks. But sometimes life exceeds imagination. I guess everyone already knows about “organic products” and “organic agriculture” but about “natural farming” I personally…

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Japanese Encephalitis

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Most of foreigners who live in Taiwan for pretty long time do not know or ignore the fact that Taiwan is in Japanese encephalitis area. Up to 60% of infected people are dying in first 2 weeks of…

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Mobile recharge voucher

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I wonder if many foreigners in Taiwan know that in South-East Asian shops you can buy prepaid card for cellphone with a greater discount than in convenient stores. Instead of recharging your phone balance in convenient store where…

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Taiwan Sunflower Movement

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Recently I had a chance to be a witness of historical event in Taiwan social life — The Sunflower Student Movement — few weeks protest against new trade agreement with Mainland China. Short introduction: 18 of March protesting…

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